Morning 4: ‘Reckless’ pickup truck driver crashes into back of car stopped in I-94 traffic -- and other news

Here are the top stories for the morning of Nov. 10, 2022

A car that was struck by a pickup truck Nov. 10, 2022, on I-94 in Romululs. (Michigan State Police)

Morning 4 is a quick roundup of stories we think you should know about to start your day. So, let’s get to the news.

Reckless pickup driver seriously injures person stopped in traffic backup on I-94, police say

Police said a pickup truck was being driven recklessly when it smashed into the back of a car stopped in a traffic backup on I-94, seriously injuring the innocent driver.

Read the report here.

Detroit man sentenced for forcing 2 girls into sex trafficking out of Romulus hotel

A man has been sentenced after he used Snapchat to lure a 15-year-old girl from Minnesota, met a 16-year-old girl in Detroit, and forced them both into sex trafficking out of a hotel in Romulus.

See more here.

Slice science part 1: How long is it safe to keep pizza out?

How long is it safe to keep pizza out and safely eat it? Experts say two hours, but nobody really does that ... so our Dr. Frank McGeorge decided to run an experiment.

Watch the report here.

Leadership changes ahead in Lansing after Democrats flip Michigan House, Senate

While everyone was consumed with watching the results of the top-of-the-ticket races Tuesday night, the real change was happening farther down the ballot as Michigan Democrats seized power in both legislative chambers.

Learn more here.

Weather: 70s for highs Thursday before rain, snow chances this weekend in Metro Detroit

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