Election 2016: Clinton, Trump Debate For First Time [MORE] [LIVE CBS REACTION] [LISTEN LIVE TO WWJ]

Police: Man Turning Right From Left-Hand Lane Killed In Collision

TAYLOR (WWJ) – Police in Taylor say a 46-year-old man was killed when he tried to make an illegal turn into a gas station from the left-hand lane and was struck by another vehicle.

The accident happened early Friday morning near the intersection of Telegraph and Goddard roads.

According to police, Mark Boyd was traveling in the left lane of westbound Goddard Road just past Telegraph Road when he decided to turn into a gas station on the right-hand side of the road.

As Boyd was attempting to turn, police say a Hyundai sedan that was traveling in the right lane of westbound Goddard Road t-boned his vehicle.

Boyd, of Lewiston, Mich., was pronounced dead at the scene. The other driver, a Taylor resident, was taken to a local hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

Goddard Road was closed for hours after the accident as police investigated, but has since reopened.

 

Comments

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

More From CBS Detroit

Best Fall Festivals In Metro DetroitFrom music to art to special events, there's a little something for everyone's delight.
Best 4th Of July Concerts In Metro DetroitStaying home this weekend? Celebrate the 4th of July by rocking out at one of these shows.

Watch & Listen