Deadly car crash closes 8 Mile Road east of Napier Road

8 Mile Road closed both ways along Northville Township, Novi border due to deadly car crash

Published On: Oct 31 2012 04:11:26 PM EDT   Updated On: Oct 31 2012 05:31:28 PM EDT
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NORTHVILLE TOWNSHIP, Mich. -

Both directions of 8 Mile Road are closed just east of Napier Road due to a deadly vehicle crash along the Novi and Northville Township border.

Northville Township police say two people were killed in the crash which happened on 8 Mile Road at Sports Park Drive. A Ford F-150 pickup truck traveling westbound on 8 Mile Road crossed the center line and struck a blue Mercury traveling eastbound.

The head-on collision killed both drivers.

Northville Township police and firefighters along with police from Novi were at the crash.

An investigation is ongoing.

Both directions of 8 Mile Road are expected to be closed for several hours, police said.

Stay with ClickOnDetroit.com for more information as it becomes available.

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Published On: Oct 31 2012 04:29:03 PM EDT   Updated On: Oct 31 2012 05:01:19 PM EDT
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