A 48-year-old British man lost his life and a 51-year-old British man was injured Wednesday after they were hit by a car turning from Livernois onto Big Beaver.
As per the initial information, the fatal pedestrian accident took place just after 8 p.m. on Wednesday. According to eyewitnesses, the two men, 48 and 51 years old, were crossing Big Beaver at Livernois when a car heading south on Livernois and turning right struck them. Witnesses further reported that the 48-year-old Troy woman who was driving the vehicle had the green light when she went through the turn.
The two male victims, both from Great Britain, were rushed to Royal Oak Beaumont. The 48-year-old man later succumbed to his injuries. The 51-year-old man was believed to be in stable condition. Drugs and alcohol did not contribute to the crash. The family of the 48-year-old has not yet been contacted due to the logistics of his international citizenship. No other details are available.
The incident remains under active review.
November 19, 2021