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Rollover fatal for GR man


James Seibold

James Seibold

The Kent County Sheriff Department responded to a single car rollover accident on Summit, north of 14 Mile Road, about 8:19 p.m., Sunday, June 28.

Two people were trapped inside of the vehicle, a 1997 Pontiac Sunfire. The driver, a 41-year-old female from Algoma Township, suffered an arm injury, and was transported to Spectrum Butterworth Hospital by Rockford Ambulance.

The passenger, James Matthew Seibold, 42, of Grand Rapids, was pronounced dead at the scene.

Alcohol is believed to be a factor in the accident, and the crash is still under investigation.

Algoma Fire and Rescue assisted at the scene.

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Three hurt in rollover accident


 

An early morning rollover accident last Sunday sent three men to the hospital, one by AeroMed.

According to the Kent County Sheriff Department, a 2004 Acura, driven by Connor Steven Thomsen, 21, of Greenville, was traveling westbound on 14 Mile, west of Lincoln Lake Avenue, in Oakfield Township about 12:53 a.m., Sunday February 23, when it left the roadway, causing it to roll over numerous times.

Thomsen was transported to Spectrum United Hospital, in Greenville, by ambulance, with minor injuries. His front seat passenger, Trevor James Vandenberg, 21, was transported to the hospital by AeroMed with serious injuries. The rear seat passenger, Chase Lee Wright, 24, also of Greenville, also suffered serious injuries and was transported to the hospital by ambulance.

Oakfield Fire and Rescue assisted at the scene.

Alcohol and speed are believed to be factors in the crash. It is still under investigation with the Kent County Sheriff’s Office.

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