ClickOnDetroit Morning Briefing -- Sept. 11, 2019

Here are this morning's top stories

A man was fatally struck by a pickup truck in a hit-and-run outside 8 Mile Grill on Spet. 11, 2019. (WDIV)
A man was fatally struck by a pickup truck in a hit-and-run outside 8 Mile Grill on Spet. 11, 2019. (WDIV)

Man run down at Detroit Coney Island

DETROITA man was killed Wednesday morning in what Detroit police are calling a hit-and-run at 8 Mile Grill Coney Island in Detroit. An argument inside the restaurant spilled into the parking lot where a man got behind the wheel of a Ford pickup truck and ran over another man, killing him.

Cargo plane crashes, burns near Toledo airport

Authorities say the crash happened around 3 a.m. just east of the Toledo Express Airport at an auto repair shop. The plane hit multiple unoccupied vehicles at the shop not far from the Ohio Turnpike.

Possible tornado in Sanilac County

A possible tornado caused widespread damage Tuesday night in Sanilac County. The severe storm knocked over the chimney on one home, spreading bricks over the grass. Several trees also were knocked down in the area. No injuries have been reported. The National Weather Service is expected to be on the ground Wednesday investigating the tornado report.

Why you're seeing so many spiders in Michigan right now

No, spiders have not increased in population, and no, they aren't plotting your demise. It's just that time of the year -- it's spider season!

Live Sept. 11th observance ceremonies

Events will be held today to observe the 18th anniversary of the September 11th attacks. Watch live here.

Detroit Youth Choir delivers 'powerful' cover

The Detroit Youth Choir performed "High Hopes" by Panic! at the Disco during Tuesday night's semifinal "America's Got Talent" show.

 Weather: Heat, severe storm chance 

Brandon Roux:

We're in for another warm one Wednesday under only partly sunny skies, highs will get into the mid 80s but it will feel closer to 90°F when you factor in the humidity. We will see scattered rain and thunderstorms by early to mid afternoon and beyond, and we have a Marginal Risk for severe storms this afternoon and early evening.

Here is the detailed weather forecast.

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 LOCAL   4    Calendar 

  • Sept. 14 -- 18th Annual Tour de Troit 🚴
  • Sept. 15 -- Detroit Lions home opener against Chargers 🏈
  • Sept. 17 --  Detroit Red Wings begin preseason 🏒
  • Sept. 19 -- Eastern Market After Dark 🎉
  • Sept. 20 -- Funky Ferndale Art Fair 🎭
  • Sept. 28 -- Avril Lavigne at Fox Theatre 🎤
  • Oct. 1 -- Phil Collins at LCA 🎤
  • Oct. 5 -- The Black Keys at LCA 🎤

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 LOCAL   4   Sports news

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 LOCAL   4   Health

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