SUPERIOR TOWNSHIP (WWJ) – A 58-year old Canton man died Tuesday morning when he was hit by a semi truck along eastbound M-14 in Washtenaw County.
Witnesses told Michigan State Police investigators the truck was traveling eastbound on M-14, near Curtis Road in Superior Township, when it passed a car parked on the left shoulder. At that time, witnesses said, the man stepped into the path of the truck and was killed.READ MORE: Small Businesses In Michigan Saw Record Job Growth In 2021, Data Says
The eastbound lanes of M-14 were closed for more than three hours, between Ford Road and Gotfredson, for an investigation by the State Troopers and the MSP Accident Reconstructionist with help from Superior Township firefighters and Ann Arbor Police. All lanes reopened to traffic at around 10:30 a.m.READ MORE: Peace Officer Awards Ceremony Honors Life-Saving Heroes, First Responders In Oxford High School Tragedy
The victim’s family asked that his name not be released.
No one else was injured. An investigation continues.MORE NEWS: Comcast Rise Awarding Grants To 100 Minority-Owned Small Businesses
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