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Fatal crash closes 8 Mile Road and Groesbeck Highway until Monday

Victim was 31 years old

The area of 8 Mile Road and Groesbeck Highway will be closed until Monday due to a fatal accident.
The area of 8 Mile Road and Groesbeck Highway will be closed until Monday due to a fatal accident.

DETROIT – A 31-year-old man died in a fatal car crash Sunday that happened on 8 Mile Road and Grosebeck Highway around 2:06 a.m. 

As a result of the accident, the intersection at 8 Mile Road and Groesbeck Highway on the border of Detroit and Warren will be closed until Monday.  

The victim's vehicle was traveling eastbound on 8 Mile Road when he ran a red signal and struck another vehicle traveling northbound on Grosebeck Highway. The victim's vehicle rolled over and struck a light pole, causing downed wires. 

The victim was transported to a hospital by emergency medical services workers and pronounced dead. The second driver was shaken up and refused medical treatment. 

Police are investigating the accident. 

 


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