12-year-old boy critically injured when car crashes into semi truck trailer on I-94 in Dearborn

Police say Chrysler 300 crashed into back of truck trailer

A serious injury crash has closed two lanes on eastbound I-94 near Schaefer Highway in Dearborn. For more traffic updates go here: https://www.clickondetroit.com/traffic/

DEARBORN, Mich. – A 12-year-old boy suffered critical injuries during a crash Friday morning on eastbound I-94 in Dearborn.

Two lanes on eastbound I-94 have been blocked for hours near Schaefer Highway.

Michigan State Police said the boy was a passenger in a 2017 Chrysler 300 that crashed into the back of a semi truck trailer about 4 a.m. Friday. Police said the Chrysler crashed into the truck when the truck was getting up to speed when entering eastbound I-94 from Schaefer Highway.

The female driver of the Chrysler suffered serious injuries to her legs, police said.

The truck driver was not hurt.

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