DETROIT, MI – At approximately 10:10 PM, on Monday February 22nd, 2021, MSP 911 started to receive calls of two vehicles shooting at each other on the express lanes of I 96. The male driver of one of the vehicles was shot and killed.
The female passenger of the same vehicle was shot and was transported to the hospital, where she has been pronounced dead. One suspect in the other car fled on foot, jumped the median wall and was struck and killed by a non involved driver.
The non involved driver was not hurt. The motive for the shooting is unknown. Troopers and detectives are currently canvassing the area, speaking with witnesses and gathering evidence. Anyone with information on this incident is asked to call the MSP tip line at 855.Mich-Tip.
More information will be released as we continue to sort out the details. This scene is extensive and drivers should consider another route for the foreseeable future. The local lanes are remaining open.