Driver Survives Accident that Nearly Splits Truck in Two

MOTTVILLE, Mich. (ABC 57)- The driver of a pickup truck was hospitalized after his vehicle struck a building and several trees Sunday night in Mottville Township, Michigan.

Michigan State Police say a 25-year-old from Goshen was driving a 2005 Dodge Ram westbound on US12 when he lost control of his vehicle.

The truck struck a curb, lost a wheel, then struck the Jaywalker's Restaurant building on US12 near M103.

The truck then rolled over, struck several trees and came to a rest in the parking lot of Jaywalker's.

The tire struck a vehicle parked in the restaurant parking lot.

The driver was taken to Bronson Hospital in Kalamazoo. He is listed in good condition.

Michigan State Police say the driver was wearing his seat belt.

Alcohol is believed to be a factor in the accident, police said.

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