Vehicle erupts in flames in Dearborn, driver pronounced dead

Posted at 5:22 PM, Jul 07, 2018
and last updated 2018-07-07 20:22:06-04

Police say a vehicle erupted in flames Saturday as it was getting onto the southbound ramp of the Southfield Freeway, leaving Michigan Avenue.

There was one person inside the vehicle. That person was pronounced dead at the scene.

The southbound ramp was closed for hours as police investigated. It has since reopened.

Police are still working to determine how the fire started.

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