Ypsilanti woman killed in head-on crash; man injured

71-year-old woman killed when her vehicle crosses into oncoming traffic on Hewitt Road in Ypsilanti

Headline Goes Here

YPSILANTI, Mich. - A 71-year-old Ypsilanti woman was killed and a 23-year-old man was hospitalized Wednesday night after the woman's vehicle crossed the center line on Hewitt Road near Valley Drive and struck the man's vehicle head-on.

The woman was pronounced dead at the crash, the Livingston County Sheriff's Department says. The man was awake and conscious at the crash scene before being transported to a hospital.

The road was closed Wednesday night while crews cleared the debris.

The man's condition is not known at this time.

Copyright 2013 by ClickOnDetroit.com. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.