Man dies after losing control of vehicle, hitting pole in Detroit

Posted at 11:57 AM, Mar 28, 2020
and last updated 2020-03-28 11:57:29-04

DETROIT (WXYZ) — Police are investigating a fatal accident that happened in Detroit overnight.

On March 28 around 3:15 a.m., a man in his 30's was driving a 2018 Dodge Durango when he hit a 38-year-old man driving a 2018 Chevy Malibu in the area of Telegraph and Grand River.

Police say the Dodge Durango driver then lost control of his vehicle and struck a pole. Medics took the man to a local hospital where he was pronounced dead on arrival.

The Chevy Malibu driver did not sustain any injuries, police say.

The circumstances surrounding this incident are still being investigated.

Anyone with information is asked to call Detroit Police Department’s Fatal Squad Unit at 313-596-2260 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-Speak Up.