The accident happened late Tuesday in Ypsilanti Township. The 57-year-old man died after hitting a deer and then being run over by a car.

Around 10:20pm Washtenaw County Sheriff's deputies responded to a report of a crash in a construction zone on Wiard Road and Tyler Road in Ypsilanti Township.

The motorcyclist was riding northbound on Wiard Road when he hit a deer. The accident ejected the man from the motorcycle. The man was then hit by a car driven by an 18-year-old driving in the same direction. The motorcyclist was pronounced dead at the scene. The 18-year-old was interviewed and released. Police say there was no artificial lighting in the are and alcohol was not a factor in the crash.




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