Man Crashes While Doing Donuts in Mecosta Co. Intersection; Three People Taken to Hospital

A Mecosta County man crashed while doing donuts in the road, hurting four people in the vehicle.

It happened at around 4 a.m. Saturday at the intersection of 170th Avenue and 8 Mile Road in Austin Township.

Mecosta County deputies say the man was doing donuts at the intersection when he hit this stop sign.

You can see it’s now being held up on a stand.

They say the man continued doing burn-outs, going south on 170th Avenue.

He then lost control and crashed into a tree.

Three passengers were taken to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

The driver had only minor injuries.

Deputies believe alcohol and careless driving were factors.