Woman in wheelchair hit, killed by driver in Ypsilanti Township

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Posted at 5:16 PM, Jan 23, 2021
and last updated 2021-01-23 17:16:18-05

YPSILANTI TWP., Mich. (WXYZ) — A 62-year-old wheelchair-bound woman from Ypsilanti Township died Saturday after she was hit by a driver late in the evening.

The incident happened around 9 p.m.

Police say the woman was in the roadway when a driver traveling east on Michigan Avenue hit her. The driver is a 36-year-old woman from Inkster. She was in the car with four children. Police say no one inside of the vehicle was injured. There were no arrests. Police say the investigation is ongoing.