DETROIT – Police are investigating a hit-and-run crash that claimed the life of a 17-year-old man this weekend.
On Saturday at 10:13 p.m., officers were dispatched to the scene of a pedestrian crash.
Police said the victim was trying to cross Gratiot Avenue when he was struck by a vehicle traveling northbound on the road.
The vehicle continued on Gratiot Avenue and failed to stop. The victim was transported to a hospital, where he died.
Police said the driver was in a green Suburban. The hit-and-run crash is still being investigated by police.