HARRISON TOWNSHIP (WWJ) – Authorities say a driver was killed when their vehicle went through a construction barricade and collided with a crane on a freeway exit ramp.
The accident happened around 4:30 a.m. Tuesday on the westbound I-94 ramp to Shook Road in Harrison Township.
A single vehicle crashed head-on into a crane that was in a construction area. Other circumstances leading up to the crash weren’t immediately clear.
A 29-year-old man was killed in the crash. The vehicle is registered out of Hamtramck, but no further information on the victim was released.
It’s unknown whether or not alcohol played a role in the crash.
The ramp remains closed as police continue to investigate the scene.