Drunk Driving Crash in Mecosta County - Northern Michigan's News Leader

Drunk Driving Crash in Mecosta County

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A Newaygo county man is recovering in a Grand Rapids hospital this morning after driving drunk, and causing a car accident.

It happened around 10:00 last night on Eight Mile Road in Mecosta county.

Police say the White Cloud man swerved to avoid hitting a deer.

He then hit a sewer structure, before finally coming to a stop after crashing into a tree.

Deputies say the man was quote "highly intoxicated."