Fatal Traffic Crash Occurred on 11/16/2021

On 11/16/2021 at 05:48 AM, the Shelby Twp. Police and Fire Departments were dispatched to 23 Mile & Schoenherr Road on an unknown accident.  Initial investigation revealed that a 2004 Ford F-150 was EB on 23 Mile approaching the intersection at Schoenherr Road when it struck the rear of a 2012 Ford Fusion which was stopped on the roadway for a red light.  After the initial collision the Ford F-150 than veered off the roadway and struck a tree. 

The driver of the 2004 Ford is a 62 year old resident of Warren Michigan.  He was transported to a local hospital and died on 11/17/21.  The driver of the Fusion, a 39 year old resident of Washington Twp. did not sustain any injuries from the collision.

Anyone who witnessed the crash please contact Sgt. Joseph Wojcik at (586)731-2121 ext. 325 or jwojcik@shelbytwp.org.

Sgt. Joseph Wojcik