Downed Power Lines
A 60-year-old man is dead after he was shocked by a downed power line near 8 Mile Road and Groesbeck.
A 14-year-old Detroit boy has died, one week after he was shocked by a live wire.
“When he touched it, he started shaking …. so I thought he was playing until I saw smoke coming off his hand.”
It was a busy night for firefighters across Southeast Michigan because of the gusty winds and severe weather.
It was painstaking work cleaning up the sand and uprighting the gravel hauler that overturned in Southfield.
As Michigan observes Severe Weather Awareness Week, Consumers Energy is reminding customers of its new online outage map and what to do before, during and after summertime storms.
It will be a day of cleaning up for many homeowners as gusty winds and heavy rain cause damage and power outages.
City Council Tuesday passed a cost recovery ordinance that Councilmen Ken Cockrel says is only fair.
An overnight accident takes down some power lines on Rochester Road near Square Lake in Troy – shutting down the area for the morning commute.
About 30,000 people are without power in Metro Detroit because of the storms that rolled through the area Monday afternoon.