Man Killed in Truck Accident on Opdyke Road in Auburn Hills, MI
Auburn Hills, MI -- An unidentified resident of Pontiac, MI was killed in an incident involving an SUV and a gravel hauling semi-truck on Opdyke Rd. Thursday, January 5, 2017.
The incident occurred about 11 a.m. in the vicinity of Opdyke and Auburn Roads and South Boulevard.
Sources say an SUV containing the victim was headed south on Opdyke Road when it was involved in a head-on collision with semi-truck. The SUV then crashed into a third vehicle. The driver of the SUV required the Jaws of Life to extricate him. He was killed at the scene of the crash.
The cause of the incident had yet to be determined at the time of its release.
Authorities are examining the details of the crash in the hopes of determining the exact cause.
The preliminary press release provided no further information at the time of its release.