OXFORD TOWNSHIP (WWJ) — A wrong-way driver in northern Oakland County crashed into an SUV, leaving four people, including two children, hospitalized this weekend.

Oakland County Sheriff investigators say the mother from Sandusky was driving southbound in the northbound lanes of Lapeer Road near Oakwood early Saturday morning.

The woman, who is suspected of being drunk, is hospitalized in serious condition. Her 7-year old son is in critical condition while her 5-year-old daughter is in stable condition.

The driver of the SUV, a 19-year-old from Oxford, is in critical condition. Her Dodge Durango burst into flames and two citizens were able to pull the driver out of her vehicle.


Leave a Reply

Please log in using one of these methods to post your comment:

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 Places To See Indie Rock In DetroitIt's called Detroit Rock City for a reason.
Guide: Best Barbecue In Metro DetroitSometimes, nothing hits the spot like good barbecue.

Watch & Listen LIVE