It happened Tuesday afternoon on Grand River Ave., between Beech Daly and Inkster Road.
Officials say the tanker truck was pulling out of a gas station when it was hit by a Mazda 6.
There were no students on board, but one person was injured in an accident involving a school bus in Romulus.
“We have conflicting stories as to whether he may have fallen asleep at the wheel or may have been struck by another car…”
Southbound Van Dyke at 24 Mile Road closed due to an accident investigation Sunday afternoon.
Ieshia Barnes, 24, is being held on $500,000 bond in connection with Saturday night’s accident.
Southbound I-75 was closed at Caniff following the accident Thursday afternoon.
One person was killed and two others were injured in an accident that shut down a section of southbound U-S 23 in Milan,
The crash happened in the fog on Sunday night in Clare County’s Arthur Township.
Police believe “road rage” led to a head-on crash on Gratiot that sent four people to the hospital Friday.