DETROIT – Eastbound I-96 at Livernois is closed due to a crash that happened Sunday morning.
At around 10:40 a.m., police responded to Eastbound I-96 near west Chicago for a single vehicle crash.
Police said the driver of a vehicle lost control and drove off the roadway to the right, eventually striking a tree.
Three people were in the vehicle. The 18-year-old driver from Detroit died at a hospital shortly after the crash.
Only one passenger was hurt and the injuries are minor. The freeway remains closed as the investigation continues.