Woman Killed in Sterling Heights Collision
About the Fatal Collision
The deadly accident occurred around midnight in Sterling Heights on 17 mile between Mound and Ryan.
According to WXYZ, an 18-year-old male driver crossed the center line in his Ford Explorer before colliding head-on with a Kia Rio.
The dead woman was driving the Kia and immediately died after crashing against the Ford Explorer. A 35-year-old passenger was inside the Kia as well, but is expected to recover soon.
The 18-year-old driving the Ford Explorer only has minor injuries
Sterling Heights Accident Statistics
- In 2015, there were 24, 862 car accidents in Macomb County, where Sterling Heights is located.
- Of those colliisions, 55 were fatal.