Man, dog hit by pickup truck in Commerce Township


COMMERCE TOWNSHIP, Mich. – A man and a dog were struck by a pickup truck Friday afternoon on Benstein Road between Oakley Park and Bass Lake roads in Commerce Township.

The man is in serious condition at Botsford Hospital. An Oakland County Sheriff's deputy rushed the dog to a nearby animal hospital. The dog's condition is not known.

It's not clear if the man was walking the dog.

The pickup driver stopped and is cooperating with police. The cause is under investigation.

Police have temporarily closed a portion of Benstein Road.


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