Authorities: Plow truck hits, injures pedestrian

A snowplow truck driven by a private contractor hit and injured a pedestrian who was walking in a Kent County roadway because the sidewalks were snow-covered, authorities said.
AP Wire
Feb 19, 2014

The man in his 20s was in stable condition Tuesday morning and talking to rescue personnel when he was transported to a hospital.

Cutlerville Fire Capt. Carl Gunderson said investigators think the blade of the truck hit the victim and pushed him up against a snowbank before he rolled under the truck.

The man who was struck was reportedly walking to work and wearing dark clothes. The snowplow truck driver was heading home from work.

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