Father Arrested for Drunken Crash in Mecosta County with Children in Car
A father is accused of causing a head-on crash in Mecosta County while driving drunk with his two children in the car.
The crash happened Thursday night on M-20 near 10th Avenue in Wheatland Township.
Deputies say the man from Coopersville crossed the center line and smashed into an oncoming minivan.
Twenty-three-year-old Hillary Denslow, and her mother Shirley, were hurt in the crash and taken to nearby hospitals.
The man was arrested for driving drunk on a suspended license with open alcohol in the car and child endangerment.
Deputies say his 10 and 14-year-old children were not hurt in the crash.