DETROIT (WWJ) – One person is dead and two others are in critical condition after a deadly collision on Detroit’s east side Tuesday evening.
Police say a vehicle, a gray Mercury Marquis ran a red light on eastbound Mack at Alter and hit a motorcyclist, then hit a pole.READ MORE: State Fears Confusion After Michigan Restaurant Wins In Dining Ban Case
Detroit Police Sgt. Michael Woody says the motorcyclist, who was not wearing a helmet, is one of the two injured, and is in critical condition at St. John’s Hospital.READ MORE: MSU Police Find Body That Is Believed To Be Brendan Santo In Red Cedar River
“The driver of the gray Marquis is also listed in critical condition,” said Sgt. Woody. “Unfortunately there was a passenger sitting directly behind the front passenger seat – he was pronounced dead at the scene.”MORE NEWS: Michigan Prisons Follows CDC, Allows COVID-Positive Staff To Work After 5 Days With Mild Symptoms
All involved in the accident are Detroit residents.