Two Detroit favorites killed in hit-and-run accident
Two men killed thought to be town favorites 'Eat Em Up Tigers' man, and 'Dreadlock Mike'
Two familiar faces often seen around Comerica Park in Detroit at Tigers games appear to have been the victims of a hit-and-run.
Detroit police said two men were hit and killed at about 3 a.m. Saturday on Gratiot near Russell.
Witnesses tell Local 4 the men were the James Van Horn who was well known as "Eat 'em Up Tigers" guy and a man known as "Dreadlock Mike."
Police say the two were crossing the road when they were struck by a small black vehicle that didn't stop.
Police said the men have not positively been identified yet, but it is believed they are the two well-known Tigers fans.