The trooper was making a drunk driving arrest when his patrol car was hit on eastbound I-696 near Hoover.
Authorities say an elderly Michigan couple got a surprise when a 27-year-old drunken man climbed into bed with them after mistakenly wandering into their cottage.
The crash at Woodward and Manchester Street early Saturday morning has officer Kamin Bode hospitalized in stable condition.
The Oakland County Sheriff’s Department says a 20-year old driver was allegedly speeding on Legault Ct. at West Legrand in the Rochester Estates mobile home park when he lost control and crashed around 5 a.m. The Chevy Cobalt and mobile home caught fire and were completely destroyed.
The Sheriff’s Department says 43-year old Robert J. Webster hit a patrol car just before 2 a.m. on Saginaw Street near Kemp. The Oakland County Sheriff’s Department vehicle was acting as a backup to another deputy when the accident happened. Three kids were in his car.
“He always appeared to me, for as long as I’ve known him, to be a good father and a good dad,” said Michael Wheatly, a former employee of Weimer.
A drunk driving crackdown across the state over the Christmas and New Years holidays ends with 356 arrests, 860 speeding tickets.
A crackdown on drunk driving in Metro Detroit helps nab a man who could be facing his seventh drunk driving charge.
A Macomb County Commissioner is facing drunk driving charges. Roseville Police say 33-year old Irene Kepler was arrested after police received calls about an intoxicated woman getting ready to drive away from a party store.
Police say it was a drunken driver who caused a five-car crash in Ypsilanti Township that killed a woman and injured two kids.