Leland Rumph was digging a 20-foot deep sewer line for a new home when the earth around him collapsed.
It happened around noon while the man working on digging a sewer line.
Reports say some motorists were “hysterical” after hitting the pedestrian, who has not yet been identified.
Police say it was a head-on crash involving two vehicles.
Authorities say a man was killed when his vehicle crashed into a tree along the border of Detroit and Hazel Park.
An autopsy is scheduled for a man who was found dead in a car Saturday morning on the shoulder of eastbound I-94 near Oakwood Ave.
Police say a 22-year-old man was killed when he failed to stop in time for a construction lane closure on I-275, setting off a chain reaction collision.
Detroit police have released a composite sketch of a hit-and-driver suspected of killing a 55-year-old woman on the city’s west side last month.
Police were forced to close the northbound lanes of I-275 in Livonia after one person was killed in an accident.
The families of two Wisconsin teenagers killed in a car crash involving a faulty General Motors ignition switch have dropped their lawsuit against the company and are seeking a settlement with the automaker.