Police pursued the driver as he went onto the freeway and continued to flee at 90 MPH before he rear-ended a mini-van.
Witnesses said that the vehicle lost control and overturned several times around 11 a.m. before landing on a fence at the bottom of a snowy embankment.
At around 6:30 a.m., a pick up truck hit the rear of the DDOT bus which was stopped in the left lane on I-94 near Cadieux. Moments later, a van struck both the bus and the truck.
State police say they have reconstructed last month’s massive pileup on I-94 in southwestern Michigan and are determining whether anybody will face criminal charges.
Authorities say a Warren man was killed in a rollover crash on I-94 in Macomb County that might have been fueled by alcohol.
Police say the driver lost control of his semi-truck and hit the median wall, causing the rig to roll over.
“People were driving too fast and following too closely on an icy freeway during a white-out.”
Police are reviewing phone videos on social media that were shot by drivers and show a steady progression of vehicles sliding into to the semis and cars already stopped in the road.
After a devastating fatal 193 car pileup on Friday, I-94 between Battle Creek and Kalamazoo has reopened for traffic in both directions.
Equipment problems related to cold weather were affecting the acid cleanup, said First Lt. James Coleman of the Michigan State Police.