SALEM TOWNSHIP (WWJ) – One person is dead and another injured after an accident in Salem Township early this Sunday morning.
The Washtenaw County Sheriff’s office says a 20-year-old South Lyon man was driving on Dixboro Road near Six Mile when he lost control of his car, and hit a tree. He was pronounced dead at the scene.
The passenger was taken to a local hospital with non-life threatening injuries.
Alcohol, speed, and no seatbelt use are factors in the crash.
The incident remains under investigation.