Pontiac Man Struck, Killed While Biking Across Telegraph Road

WATERFORD TOWNSHIP (WWJ) – Police say a 62-year-old man died after he was hit by a car while riding his bike across Telegraph Road.

It happened just before 3 p.m. Wednesday near Elizabeth Lake Road in Waterford Township.

According to police, it appears the Pontiac man was crossing westbound in the crosswalk when he was struck by a 65-year-old female motorist traveling southbound.

The driver, a Monroe resident, was not injured.

Police do not believe that alcohol or drugs were a factor in the crash.

The victim’s name was not immediately released. An investigation is underway to determine who was at fault.

Anyone with information about this accident is asked to contact Waterford Police investigator Sgt. Kevin Kazyak at 248-618-6073 or call the anonymous tip line at 248-674-COPS.


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