• PD: Life-threatening injuries in fight after road rage

    10 days ago - By Wood TV

    WALKER, Mich. - A woman was seriously injured in a fight that appears to have started with road rage, Walker police say.
    It happened around 6:40 p.m. Thursday in the parking lot of the Starbucks on Alpine Avenue north of I-96.
    Police say there was a fight and the woman sustained life-threatening injuries. The precise nature of her injuries was not included in a Friday release.
    A suspect has been taken into custody, police say. It's not yet clear what charges that person may face.
    Neither the name of the victim nor the suspect was released Friday.
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  • Pilot seriously injured after ultralight glider crashes into lake

    10 days ago - By Wood TV

    PAW PAW TOWNSHIP, Mich. - A pilot is suffering serious injuries after falling hundreds of feet when an ultralight glider crashed into a lake near Paw Paw, the Van Buren County Sheriff says.
    It happened just before 6:20 p.m. at Ackley Lake in Paw Paw Township.
    The sheriff's office says witnesses say the aircraft crashed from a couple hundred feet in the air.
    The pilot was unconscious and is being taken to the hospital.
    News 8 has a news crew heading to the scene and will provide updates throughout the evening.
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