One killed in multiple vehicle crash on I-94 in Ann Arbor

The scene of a fatal vehicle crash on I-94 in Ann Arbor on July 27. (Ann Arbor Fire Department)

ANN ARBOR – One person was killed in a multiple vehicle crash on eastbound I-94 to the east of Ann Arbor Saline Road on Wednesday evening.

At 5:45 p.m., several vehicles from Pittsfield Township Fire Department responded to the incident.

One driver was killed on impact after they were rear-ended at high way speed.

“The deceased required hydraulic rescue equipment (Jaws of Life) to be extricated from the vehicle,” reads a statement from the Ann Arbor Fire Department.

Another driver was transported to the hospital by Huron Valley Ambulance with non-life threatening injuries, according to a release.

The stretch of I-94 was closed for hours and Michigan State Police conducted a crash investigation at the site.

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Meredith has worked for WDIV since August 2017 and was voted one of Washtenaw County's best journalists in 2019 by eCurrent's readers. She covers the community of Ann Arbor and has a Master's degree in International Broadcast Journalism from City University London, UK.