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Semi truck crosses I-75 median, kills other driver in crash

Michigan State Police investigating a serious crash that occurred Sep. 21, 2019. (WDIV)

DETROIT – Police were investigating a fatal multiple-vehicle crash that occurred Saturday on I-75 in Detroit.

According to the Michigan State Police, the crash happened on southbound I-75 on the entrance ramp to westbound I-96 at about 3 p.m. 

Traffic was rerouted to the John C. Lodge Freeway.

Police said a semi truck was driving northbound on I-75 and crossed the median into the southbound lanes.

The truck drove over a median wall, went airborne and landed on a car hauler.

Police said the driver of the car hauler was killed instantly.

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