EAST LANSING, Mich. — At 8:04 p.m. today, April 5, officers with the East Lansing Police Department (ELPD) and firefighter/paramedics with the East Lansing Fire Department were dispatched to the Lake Lansing-Coolidge intersection on a report of a personal injury accident.
When officers arrived on scene, they found two vehicles that had been involved in an accident with multiple people in each vehicle. Two individuals were pronounced deceased at the scene. Six other individuals were transported to a local hospital, with two in critical condition and four in stable condition.
This is an open and active investigation. ELPD is asking for anyone with information related to this accident to contact ELPD Officer Steve Whelan at (517) 319-6897 ext. 6637.
The Lake Lansing-Coolidge intersection remains closed to traffic at this time. An updated Nixle advisory will be sent out when the intersection reopens.