Driver injured after crashing into cemetery fence

Car and van collide on Detroit's east side

Author: Tom Okress
Published On: Sep 01 2013 11:52:31 PM EDT
van dyke car crash

One driver was injured when two vehicles collided Sunday on Detroit's east side.

Police reported a car and a van were traveling on Van Dyke Avenue near Lynch Road when they made contact. The car crossed the center line and crashed into the fence of a cemetery.

The driver of the van was not injured, but the driver of the car that struck the fence was hurt and was listed in critical condition Sunday evening.

The driver of the car was not wearing a seatbelt.

Detroit police continue to investigate the accident.