Detroit Truck Driver Killed on Eastbound I-94 near Ecorse Road

TAYLOR, MI – MSP Troopers from Metro South are investigating a traffic crash and they are shutting down the freeway on eastbound I 94. Traffic is being ramped off at Middlebelt.Fatal Accident

At approximately 12:30PM MSP 911 received calls about a box truck that was on fire in the wooded area of the right ditch of Eastbound I-94 and Ecorse Rd in the city of Taylor. Upon arrival the Fire Department was unable to locate the driver.

Upon a search of the area the driver was located and was pronounced dead on scene by the Fire Department.

The victim has been identified as a 45 year old man from Detroit.

East bound I 94 is being shut down at Middlebelt Rd. for the investigation.