Truck hits, kills pedestrian on Telegraph Road in Bloomfield Township

Police asking for witnesses to incident Thursday night

Author: Halston Herrera, Senior News Editor for ClickOnDetroit.com, @ClickOnHalston, hherrera@wdiv.com
Published On: Oct 25 2013 08:28:44 AM EDT
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BLOOMFIELD TOWNSHIP, Mich. -

Bloomfield Township police are looking for witnesses to an accident Thursday night that claimed life of a pedestrian.

Police said a truck was going southbound on Telegraph near Bataan Drive just before 9 p.m. when it hit the pedestrian, who was in the roadway.

The pedestrian was pronounced dead at the hospital.

Police said alcohol and speed are not factors in the accident.

The victim’s name isn’t yet being released.

Anyone who saw the accident is asked to call the Bloomfield Township Police Department’s traffic investigation unit at 248-433-7749.

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