TAYLOR, MI – On December 8th, 2018, at approximately 9:00AM, MSP Metro Detroit 911 received calls of a single vehicle roll over crash on Westbound I-94 east of Telegraph Road.
The vehicle came to rest in the median near Pelham Rd.
The preliminary investigation revealed that a vehicle traveling East bound I-94 with four occupants lost control after the driver fell asleep. The vehicle rolled multiple times in the center median ejecting one male passenger who landed in the Westbound I-94 lanes of travel. Fortunately he was not struck by any motorists. A second male passenger appears to have been ejected out the back window. The driver was ended up being pinned under the vehicle when he was partially ejected from the vehicle.
Michigan LifeFlight helicopter arrive on scene to transport one of the passengers. Two were transported by EMS to Beaumont Hospital in Dearbron. One other passenger had minor injuries.
The people involved in the crash are being identified as follows:
Driver: 20 years old from Melvindale
Front Passenger: 19 years old from Melvindale
Rear Passenger: 33 years old from Dearborn
Rear Passenger: 26 years old from Dearborn.
The investigation found that only the front passenger had their seatbelt on at the time of the accident and had minor injuries.