Michigan Amish Family Injured After Pickup Hits Buggy

 Monday, March 20, 2017


A buggy carrying an Amish family was hit by a pickup truck Thursday morning in Isabella County, injuring all seven people in the buggy. Deputies say the pickup truck was traveling eastbound on Blanchard Road near Rolland Road, southwest of Mt. Pleasant, when it hit the buggy around 8 a.m. The buggy was destroyed in the crash. The family of seven, including one man, four women, and two children, suffered multiple injuries and were taken to a hospital by ambulance. A helicopter was also called to the scene, but the family refused its aid.