7 hurt in 4-vehicle crash on Mack Avenue in Detroit

5-year-old child among several injured in crash at Mack Avenue, Conner Street

Author: Dave Bartkowiak Jr. , Online News Editor, @DaveBartko, dbartkowiak@wdiv.com
Published On: Oct 01 2013 10:02:10 PM EDT   Updated On: Oct 01 2013 11:22:07 PM EDT
Crash on Mack Avenue Detroit
DETROIT -

Seven people, including a 5-year-old child, were injured Tuesday night in a four-vehicle crash on Mack Avenue at Conner Street on Detroit's east side.

Local 4 has learned the driver of a Chevrolet Trailblazer heading north on Conner Street said her brakes failed and she could not stop at the red light at Mack Avenue. The SUV was T-boned by a silver Jeep.

The Trailblazer then spun into another vehicle and a 4th vehicle also was involved. All seven people were taken to a nearby hospital.

Thankfully, none of their injuries are life-threatening.