Macomb Township man hit in middle of Metropolitan Parkway

Macomb County sheriff says driver tells them 20-year-old was lying in middle of road near I-94 overpass

Published On: Jan 02 2013 10:53:02 AM EST
HARRISON TOWNSHIP, Mich. -

The Macomb County Sheriff’s Office said a 20-year-old man is hospitalized after being hit by a car on Metropolitan Parkway in Harrison Township early Wednesday morning.

In a statement about the incident, Sheriff Anthony Wickersham said Luke Thomas Lemons was hit by a Mount Clemens woman driving a Chevy Blazer near the I-94 overpass at about 1:30 a.m.

Wickersham said the driver called 911 to report hitting Lemons, who she said had been lying in the roadway.

Lemons, a Macomb Township resident, was taken to McLaren Hospital with serious injuries, but Wickersham said Lemons had been conscious and was speaking at the scene.

The driver has not been charged.

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