SHELBY TOWNSHIP, Mich. (WXYZ) — A woman was struck and killed while she was walking in Shelby Township early Monday morning.
Police say the woman was walking on eastbound M-59, west of Hayes Road, when she was struck by a silver Toyota Camry.
The fatal accident occurred around 12:45 a.m.
Police say the driver of the car stopped and was cooperative with the investigation. Alcohol is not considered to be a factor in the crash.
Happened around 12:45. We are told the driver did stop and is cooperating with police. Alcohol not considered a factor in the crash @wxyzdetroit https://t.co/CBCNOaVATS— Ali Hoxie (@ali_hoxie) March 2, 2020
Just arrived on scene. Police tell me they are waiting on the medical examiner now. They expect Hall and parts of Hayes to be closed for another hour. @wxyzdetroit https://t.co/rNmOXlfXwQ pic.twitter.com/lEKluytwWM— Ali Hoxie (@ali_hoxie) March 2, 2020
Shelby Township police are asking anyone who may have seen what happened to call at 586-731-2121. Hall Road was closed for several hours after the accident, but is now back open.