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Posted on Fri, Nov 9, 2012 : 6:11 p.m.

19-year-old driver remains in critical condition after crash

By Cindy Heflin

A 19-year-old Ypsilanti Township man injured in a two-vehicle crash on Hewitt Road Thursday morning remained in critical condition Friday, according to the Washtenaw County Sheriff’s Office.

The crash occurred on Hewitt Road near Valley Drive in Ypsilanti Township about 9:30 a.m. Thursday. Washtenaw County sheriff’s deputies said.

The man was driving north and crossed the centerline, causing the crash, Washtenaw County sheriff’s Sgt. Geoff Fox said. A southbound SUV collided with the car he was driving, Ypsilanti Township Fire Captain Brad Johnson said. The woman driving the SUV suffered non-life threatening injuries, he said.

Huron Valley Ambulance paramedics took both drivers to St. Joseph Mercy Ann Arbor Hospital in Superior Township.

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