Two injured in Terminal Road crashPublished 5:28pm Wednesday, March 21, 2012
Two Niles residents were injured when their vehicle lost control, launched through some trees and rolled on Terminal Street in Cass County Wednesday morning.
The driver Nathan Keith Ruems, 27, and passenger Jeremy William Modlin, 16, were taken by ambulance to Lakeland Community Hospital in Niles and treated for injuries, according to the Cass County Sheriff’s Department.
Police said Ruem was traveling west on Terminal Street east of Airport Road when he lost control of the vehicle and ran off the roadway at 11:45 a.m.
Seatbelts were used and alcohol was not a factor in the accident.
Niles Police Department, Niles fire and Howard Township fire departments, the Michigan State Police and Southwestern Michigan Community Ambulance Service assisted at the scene.