Detroit woman ejected from vehicle after crashing into tree along Ford Road in Westland

47-year-old woman is in critical condition

WESTLAND, Mich. – A 47-year-old Detroit woman is in critical condition after she was ejected from a vehicle early Wednesday morning on Ford Road near Central City Parkway in Westland. 

Westland police said the vehicle was headed east on Ford Road about 4:23 a.m. when it crossed over into the westbound lanes near Central City Parkway before eventually leaving the road. The woman, who was traveling alone, was ejected when the vehicle struck a tree and flipped over. 

She is in critical condition at a hospital. Police said it is unclear if drugs or alcohol are factors in this crash. It remains under investigation. 

Video from Sky4 (watch above) shows the vehicle rolled over on the side of the road. Ford Road was closed in both directions at Central City Parkway for at least an hour Wednesday morning while police investigated. 

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