I-94 in Detroit back open following fatal accident - Fox 2 News Headlines

I-94 in Detroit back open following fatal accident

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DETROIT (WJBK) -

A fatal accident closed a stretch of Detroit freeway for several hours Thursday.

Michigan State Police were investigating the single vehicle accident along the westbound lanes of I-94 at Cadieux on the city's east side.

Trooper Jay Morningstar says the unidentified victim was traveling at a high rate of speed, hit an embankment and lost control of his white SUV around 3 a.m. Morningstar said the driver was ejected as the vehicle rolled several times before coming to a stop.

The freeway reopened just after 6 a.m.

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