DETROIT – A 58-year-old woman died Saturday night amid an altercation that turned physical on Detroit’s west side.
A preliminary investigation by Detroit police indicated that the victim accompanied a 55-year-old man, who was involved in a verbal altercation with another man in the 14600 block of Plymouth Road.
Police said the second man allegedly entered his vehicle and struck the 55-year-old man’s Ford Taurus. The 58-year-old woman was standing behind the Taurus at the time and was struck by the vehicle.
The woman was transported to a local hospital where she died from her injuries.
Police say the suspect left the scene in a dark-colored SUV.
Anyone with information is asked to call Detroit Police Department’s Homicide Unit at 313-596-2260 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-Speak Up.