DETROIT, MI – The trooper that was injured in a crash on the Lodge Freeway, that ended the life of K9 Rex on Sunday July 25th, 2021, has been released from the hospital. He does not appear to have any major injuries.
The suspect driver had surgery for his leg and hip injuries. One passenger is listed as stable.
The female front seat passenger has critical injuries and is in the ICU. She is not expected to survive.
A blood draw on the suspect driver was obtained has been sent to the lab. Investigators are awaiting the results before submitting the packet to the prosecutor. The investigation is continuing.