Recent Scanner Activity
- NB I-475, Before I-69 – Reports of a red truck overturned. Unknown if any injuries at this time.
- VAN SLYKE & 12TH ST AREA – A ROLL-OVER ACCIDENT IS BEING REPORTED.
All eastbound lanes of I-69 closed near Dort Highway in Flint
All eastbound lanes of Interstate 69 near Dort Highway in Flint are closed at this time. The lanes are closed due to an accident. http://www.minbcnews.com/news/story.aspx?id=992216#.UtVqgfRDuSo
Crash involving garbage truck causes serious injuries near St. Charles
ST. CHARLES, MI — The Saginaw County Sheriff’s Department is responding to a crash involving a garbage truck and another vehicle on the 10000 block of South Graham south of St. Charles, Saginaw County Central Dispatch reports. http://www.mlive.com/news/saginaw/index.ssf/2014/01/crash_involving_garbage_truck.html
Deadly gas tanker, car crash shuts down Dort Highway
FLINT — An entire section of Dort Highway was shut down Saturday as crews investigated a crash between a tanker hauling gasoline and a car with three people inside. Officials report the driver of the car is dead after the crash that happened around 5p.m. near the intersection of North Dort Highway and Carpenter Road in Flint. http://www.minbcnews.com/news/story.aspx?id=993239
One dead, two critically injured in accident involving tanker truck in Genesee Township
GENESEE TOWNSHIP, MI — One person is dead and two others are in critical condition following an accident involving a tanker truck at the intersection of Carpenter Road and Dort Highway. The accident happened around 5:30 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 11 when a black four door car was hit by a tanker truck at the intersection. http://www.mlive.com/news/flint/index.ssf/2014/01/one_dead_two_critically_injure.html
Federal judges awards $2.2 million to family of trucker killed in fiery crash
The family of a Memphis trucker has been awarded $2.2 million following a wrongful death lawsuit filed in federal court against another truck driver and his employer. Eric T. Claxton, 36, and his co-driver, 44-year-old Eric Burks, both of Memphis, died in a fiery crash in November of 2009 involving another semi driven by Sukhwinder Singh, a Michigan trucker, and Singh’s employer, Selma, California-based PVR Transport.
Pedestrian killed on M-53 in Shelby Township
Shelby Township police are of the scene of a fatal vehicle-pedestrian accident on southbound M-53 near 22 Mile Road. According to police, a pedestrian was found dead about 6 a.m. Monday after being struck by a vehicle. Additional details are not yet available. http://www.macombdaily.com/general-news/20140113/pedestrian-killed-on-m-53-in-shelby-township
Michigan storm toll: 4 die after shoveling, 3 in crashes
Michigan authorities blame the heavy snow and deep freeze for at least seven deaths – four people who collapsed after shoveling snow and three killed in traffic accidents. Flint police Capt. T.P. Johnson tells MLive.com that a 75-year-old man was digging out his car Tuesday when he collapsed. Johnson didn’t release the man’s name. http://www.fox28.com/story/24387602/storm-toll-4-die-after-shoveling-3-in-crashes
Rash of accidents on Mid-Michigan roads
SAGINAW COUNTY, MI (WNEM) – Many accidents are being reported on roadways across Mid-Michigan. We’ve received word of two separate crashes on Veteran’s Bridge in Bay City.