Detroit, MI – Fatal Head-On Collision on I-75 Near the Lodge Freeway Claims One Life
Detroit, MI (October 13, 2023) – A tragic incident occurred in the early hours of October 13th when a fatal head-on collision took place on the northbound lanes of I-75 near The Lodge Freeway and Trumbull in Detroit. This unfortunate event resulted in the loss of one life.
The Michigan State Police received several distress calls reporting a wrong-way driver traveling north in the southbound lanes of the Lodge from Larnd. Troopers quickly responded to the scene, but they were unable to prevent a head-on collision between the wrong-way driver, who was operating a Ford Fusion, and another vehicle, a GMC Sierra pickup.
Regrettably, the at-fault driver, whose identity has not been disclosed, lost their life at the scene, as confirmed by the police. On the other hand, the driver of the Sierra sustained non-life-threatening injuries and was transported to a local hospital for medical evaluation and treatment.
Local law enforcement authorities are actively investigating the crash to determine the causes and circumstances that led to this tragic collision.
Our deepest condolences are extended to all those affected by this incident, and we wish a swift recovery for those injured in this devastating head-on collision.