Family and close friends of Cody Petzold — the man who drove through a construction barricade and over an unfinished bridge in Madison Heights — are asking anyone who knew him to write letters as a way to say goodbye.
Police say the driver crossed the median, striking an oncoming semi truck. The identity of the victim has not been released and the truck driver was not injured.
According to police, the pickup entered I-75 from the closed ramp and drove through an additional barricade on the freeway into the section of the bridge that was under construction.
Two people are dead after a crash involving a pickup truck that was traveling the wrong way on U.S. 127 near Mount Pleasant.
It happened on North River Road, west of I-94 in Mount Clemens.
Police in Macomb County’s Clinton Township weren’t yet releasing the names Sunday of the two men who died in the crash, which happened about 3 a.m. Saturday.
A teenager who was behind the wheel during a collision that killed a 16-year-old girl and left seven others injured could spend up to a year in jail after being charged in the case.
A woman in the other vehicle was killed after 27-year-old John McCallum allegedly fled police.
The suspect’s SUV rolled over on its roof and came to a rest on a sign outside of the Our Lady Of Loretto Church, while the other spun out of control, killing the female driver.
A lawyer says his 19-year-old client has admitted drinking alcohol before his car crashed into another vehicle and killed a woman on U.S. 23 in Genesee County.