2 killed after accident overnight in Detroit

Posted at 12:12 PM, May 29, 2016
and last updated 2016-05-29 12:12:10-04

Detroit police are investigating after two people were killed, including a bystander in a wheelchair, in a two-car accident overnight.

According to police, it happened around 1:15 a.m. near Chalfonte and Greenfield on the city's west side.

Police say a 41-year-old man was driving with his 5-year-old son when they were hit by a 25-year-old woman who ran a stop sign.

After the accident, the man's car smashed into the unknown man in a wheelchair and killed him.

Police say the 41-year-old man also died in the accident, and the 5-year-old boy received body trauma injuries and is in stable condition.

The woman ran from the scene, but was later identified at the hospital. She is in temporary-serious condition.