CLINTON TOWNSHIP, Mich. – An 18-year-old was killed and another driver was injured when an Audi crossed into oncoming traffic and caused a crash in Macomb County, officials said.
The crash happened at 5:13 p.m. Sunday (Sept. 25) on Cass Avenue, near Halsey Boulevard in Clinton Township.
Police said a gray 2018 Audi driven by an 18-year-old Shelby Township man was heading east on Cass Avenue when the driver lost control and crossed the center lane.
The Audi went into oncoming traffic and was struck by a black 2015 Ford Taurus that was in the left lane of westbound traffic, according to authorities.
Officials said the crash happened on a straight stretch of Cass Avenue, where the speed limit is 50 mph. The road has two lanes heading in each direction, as well as a dedicated left turn lane in the middle.
The 18-year-old man was taken to a nearby hospital, where he died from his injuries.
The driver of the Taurus was taken to a nearby hospital for treatment.
Clinton Township police continue to investigate the crash. Anyone with information is asked to call 586-493-7802 or 586-615-2525.