Grand Traverse Co. Firefighter OK After Being Hit While Directing Traffic

A firefighter is OK after being hit while directing traffic in Grand Traverse County.

Grand Traverse 911 says the firefighter was managing the lane closure on South Long Lake Road near Rogers Road.

They say a driver ignored cones and traffic shifts for a pole repair zone.

They say the car struck the firefighter, who was not hurt and stayed on the scene.

Grand Traverse wants to remind drivers to respect lane closures at all times.