ST. CLAIR SHORES, MI – On Tuesday October 22nd, 2019, at about 6:0AM, Metro North troopers responded to a fatal crash on eastbound I-94 after Little Mack.
Upon arrival to the accident they found a multi-vehicle crash that involved four cars and one semi truck.
The initial investigation revealed that traffic was slowing down due to a separate crash when a pick up truck approached traffic at a high rate of speed. The driver of the truck rear ended a vehicle causing a chain reaction crash. The accident took the life of one woman. At that time troopers could not determine if someone else was in the vehicle that the woman was killed in. Fortunately there was not. Her identity has not yet been released.
The at fault pickup driver is currently in custody for driving under the influence and has submitted to a blood draw.
I-94 was closed for several hours during the investigation and cleanup. The investigation into this horrific crash continues.
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