Date: February 17, 2018
Address: 150 E. Crosstown Parkway, Kalamazoo, MI 49001
Contact: Executive Lieutenant Craig Habel, 337-8120
Kalamazoo Ave. / N. Park Street Accident
Kalamazoo, MI: On Saturday, February 17, 2018 at approximately 12:47 A.M., Kalamazoo Public Safety officers responded to a two car vehicle accident at W Kalamazoo Avenue and N. Park Street. A red Dodge Magnum was northbound on N. Park Street and ran a red light at Kalamazoo Avenue striking a white Chevrolet Impala. A witness reported that the driver of the Magnum fled the scene of the accident. The driver that fled from the scene of the accident was apprehended by officers a few blocks away. The driver was treated for minor injuries he received as a result of the crash. The driver of the other vehicle had no injuries. The 31 year old suspect was arrested for several charges including leaving the scene of an accident and possession with intent to deliver crack cocaine.
Anyone have information regarding this incident is asked to contact the Kalamazoo Department of Public Safety at 337-8994 or Silent Observer at 343-2100.
By authority of: Sgt. Aaron Wiedbrauk