ROSEVILLE, Mich. - A man is dead and a woman is clinging to life after a motorcycle crash early Tuesday morning in Roseville.
Police said the motorcycle was attempting to exit eastbound I-696 to 11 Mile Road just after midnight when it crashed into overpassing fencing.
The motorcycle's driver, a 36-year-old resident from Warren, died at the scene.
Police said his passenger, a 24-year-old St. Clair Shores woman, is in "extremely grave condition" with head injuries.
Neither of the victims had been wearing a helmet, police said.
Speed is being blamed for causing the motorcyclist to lose control.
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