DETROIT (CBS Detroit) — A 51-year-old Roseville man has died over the weekend after police say he walked into traffic on the Southfield Freeway.
The incident happened at about 3:15 a.m., Nov. 14, at McNichols Road in Detroit.READ MORE: Michigan Matters: Two Stars With Motor City Ties Lighting Up Entertainment World
According to Michigan State Police, a preliminary investigation indicated a driver pulled off the side of the freeway to let his passenger use the bathroom. Police say the passenger, from Roseville, walked into traffic “for unknown reasons” and was struck by multiple vehicles.
Police say the drivers in those vehicles did stop.READ MORE: MDHHS Updates COVID-19 Quarantine Guidance For Michigan Schools
Detroit EMS pronounced the man dead at the scene. Police believe alcohol is a factor.
An investigation is ongoing as of Tuesday.MORE NEWS: More Than 100 Michigan Schools Close Due To Copycat Threats After Oxford High Shooting
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