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Man in wheelchair hit, killed by vehicle on Detroit’s east side

Driver cooperating with investigators

A man in a wheelchair was hit and killed by a vehicle on Nov. 21, 2019 in Detroit.
A man in a wheelchair was hit and killed by a vehicle on Nov. 21, 2019 in Detroit. (WDIV)

DETROIT – A man in a wheelchair died Thursday evening after he was hit by a vehicle on Detroit’s east side.

It appears the man was not in a crosswalk when he was struck just after 7 p.m. in the area of Harper Avenue and Park Drive, officials said.

Police said the driver stopped and is cooperating with investigators.


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