HARPER WOODS, Mich. – Michigan State Police are investigating a fatal crash that happened around 6:35 a.m. Sunday.
Police say the driver of a passenger vehicle was trapped when that vehicle caught fire on eastbound I-94 near Eight Mile in Harper Woods.
Police noted the driver was speeding and lost control going up the embankment, striking a tree and catching fire. The driver has not been identified and the investigation is ongoing.
Fatal Traffic Crash: On 10/27 at approximately 6 35 AM, Metro North troopers were dispatched to a crash were the driver was entrapped and the vehicle was on fire on eastbound I 94 near Eight Mile in the city of Harper Woods. pic.twitter.com/jMr412hcUq— MSP Metro Detroit (@mspmetrodet) October 27, 2019