Grand Haven man dies in car versus pedestrian crash

A 60-year-old Grand Haven man died late Wednesday night after being struck by a car while walking on Robbins Road.

Emergency crews responded to Robbins Road west of 168th Avenue in Grand Haven Township shortly before 11 p.m.

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Bill Laimbeer

Hooray Beer


Safety advocates Such as GHSA, TRB and NHTSA all agree that the chance of surviving a car-pedestrian/cyclist crash at 20 mph is much better than at 30 mph. It is unfortunate that they seem so uninterested in the safer, easier to learn and age retain, Left Foot Braking Method that would stop a vehicle from 30 mph in a shorter distance than it normally could from 20 mph! Tradition and Testosterone can be a terrible thing. Note: Simply using your left foot to brake is NOT, repeat NOT the Left Foot Braking Method.


Thanks, that solves the problem

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