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Police say alcohol could be a factor in fiery crash on I-375

2 hospitalized with serious burns

MSP are investigating a crash on I-375 that happened July 11, 2020
MSP are investigating a crash on I-375 that happened July 11, 2020 (WDIV)

DETROIT – Michigan State Police are investigating a fiery crash that happened Saturday night in Detroit.

The crash happened at about 11:30 p.m. on northbound I-375, near Monroe Avenue.

Police said the driver, a 27-year-old man, lost control of the vehicle and hit a wall and the vehicle caught fire. The driver got out and pulled a 21-year-old woman from the vehicle.

They were both rushed to a hospital with serious burns.

Michigan state troopers said they believe speeding and alcohol could be factors in the crash.

The investigation is ongoing.


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