Speeding Driver Killed on Detroit’s West side

DETROIT, MI – A speeding driver lost control of his vehicle on Saturday June 9th, 2018 on Fenkell Ave near Sorrento St on Detroit’s West side.fenkell and sorrento

The accident occurred at approximately 7:15PM

The 39-year-old driver died at the scene of the crash. He had a Pennsylvania license for identification.

Witnesses said that he was doing at least 80 mph before he crashed his older model Lincoln Towncar into Akbars Restaurant located at 12943 Fenkell Ave.  The restaurant sustained heavy damage and the vehicle was completely destroyed.

A video of the accident scene is Available Here. Caution ! The video is very graphic in nature. It is your choice to view the video or to not see it. In making the decision to view the video and then going back to social media to complain about the content of it is something to rethink. You have been advised concerning the content.

The drivers name has not yet been released.