2 dead, 1 injured after minivan crashes in Downtown Dearborn building

Vehicle traveling at high rate of speed before crashing, police say

Two women were killed and one was critically injured after their minivan crashed into a building in Downtown Dearborn.
Two women were killed and one was critically injured after their minivan crashed into a building in Downtown Dearborn.

DEARBORN, Mich. – Police are investigating a deadly car crash that occurred in Dearborn early Thursday morning.

According to authorities, sometime early Thursday morning two women were killed and another was critically injured in a car crash on Schaefer Road just north of Michigan Avenue, near Dearborn Fresh.

Police say the women were riding in the minivan at a high rate of speed when they crashed into a building. A video posted to the Facebook page of Dearborn media company What’s Up Media Network showed the vehicle crashing into their studio, although no one was inside the studio when the crash occurred.

Schaefer Road has been closed for several hours due to the crash.

A Local 4 reporter is on the scene to gather more information. No additional information has been provided by police at this time.

Stay with Local 4 and ClickOnDetroit as this story develops.


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