WESTLAND (WWJ) – Authorities are investigating the death of a Westland man who was hit by a car while crossing the street Wednesday morning.
Police said the 27-year-old was jay walking across Merriman Road in Westland when a car slammed into him. He was then hit by a car going in the opposite direction as he was laying in the road.READ MORE: Hispanic Heritage Month: Mexicantown Through Artist Eyes
Both drivers stopped and tried to help him. No criminal charges have been filed as the incident remains under investigation.READ MORE: United Airlines Facing Record $1.9 Million Fine For Extended Delays
Westland Police Sgt. Patrick Corby said alcohol was not a factor in the crash.MORE NEWS: Ford Recalls Mustang Mach-E For Windshield, Sunroof Issues
The victim’s name was not immediately released.