Fatal Accident


Oakland University Student Was Drunk When Pickup Plunged From Unfinished Overpass

A 21-year-old Oakland University senior was legally drunk when he drove a pickup off a freeway overpass north of Detroit.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/31/2014

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Detroit Mother Collapses, Dies While Filming Daughter’s School Holiday Concert

The family of a 39-year-old mother of three who unexpectedly died a week before Christmas is asking for the public’s help in laying their loved one to rest.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/19/2014

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87-Year-Old Man Dies While Ice Fishing Up North

Authorities say the body of an 87-year-old man who failed to return from ice fishing in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula has been found.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/19/2014

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Police Investigate Fatal Crash, Shooting In Northeast Detroit

One person is dead and two others are hospitalized after a shooting and accident along 7 Mile Road.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/19/2014

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Woman Dies After Crashing Into Tree While Skiing At Pine Knob

Authorities say a 51-year-old woman has died after she crashed while skiing in Oakland County.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/16/2014

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Driver Shot Before Fatal I-94 Crash Might Have Been Involved In Road Rage Incident

Police say a man who died in a crash along I-94 in Detroit had been shot, and may have been involved in a road rage incident or another kind of dispute.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/11/2014

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Man Riding Bicycle On 23 Mile Road Fatally Struck By Semi-Truck

Police are investigating a fatal accident in Macomb County between a bicyclist and a semi-truck.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/10/2014

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Pedestrian Dies After Being Struck By 89-Year-Old Driver

Authorities say a 50-year-old woman has died after being struck by a vehicle in Westland.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/09/2014

Empty bottles of Remy Martin and Grey Goose lean against the charred tree where a car crashed and burst into flames, killing three people. (Credit: Mike Campbell/WWJ Newsradio 950)

Driver Killed In Fiery Crash Had Just Bought Car; Witnesses Report Hearing Revving Engine

One of three men killed in a fiery crash had purchased the vehicle he was driving just hours before the fatal accident.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/04/2014

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3 Killed When Car Crashes Into Tree, Bursts Into Flames

Three men are dead after a fiery one car crash on the Detroit’s east side.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/03/2014