Woman Killed In Wrong-Way Crash With Semi

ANN ARBOR (WWJ) – A woman was killed in wrong-way traffic crash just before the afternoon rush began Wednesday in Washtenaw County.

County Sheriff’s spokesman Derek Jackson said the woman was headed southbound along Zeeb Road near Liberty around 2 p.m. when her vehicle crossed into northbound traffic and struck the side of a semi truck.

The woman was pronounced dead at the scene.  Her name and age were not immediately released.

The semi driver was not hurt.

Jackson said they’re not sure if the woman was having a medical emergency or just why she crossed into oncoming traffic.

The accident is under investigation.

For the latest from the roads, stay with WWJ Newsradio 950 during Traffic and Weather on the 8s, 24-hours a day. Check for recent traffic incidents now on the CBS Detroit Traffic Page.

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