(DETROIT) - Michigan State Police are investigating a fatal accident that unfolded Thursday morning on I-96 near Southfield.
According to witnesses, a vehicle was traveling the wrong way in the westbound lanes of I-96 when it collided with another vehicle.
The driver in the westbound lanes was pronounced dead on the scene.
The wrong-way driver, who has not been identified, was transported to Sinai Grace Hospital in Detroit where he is listed in critical condition.
Alcohol is believed to be a factor.
Police are asking any witnesses to contact them at (248) 584-5740.
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