The 2-vehicle accident occurred this morning on Lewis Ave. close to Rauch Rd.
Replace: The sufferer of this crash was recognized Sept. 17 as Rafal M. Czekaj, 32, of Rochester Hills. His title was launched to the information media after notification to the household.
IDA TOWNSHIP – One particular person is lifeless within the aftermath of a two-vehicle crash simply earlier than 10 a.m. right now on Lewis Avenue close to Rauch Highway, the Monroe County Sheriff’s Workplace studies.
On the time of the crash, a Toledo man, age 30, was driving a 2018 Chevrolet field truck northbound on Lewis Avenue. Within the meantime, a Rochester Hills man, age 32, was driving a 2006 Pontiac Vibe southbound on Lewis Avenue.
For unknown causes, the Pontiac driver went left of middle, deputies reported, and struck the northbound truck head on. After affect, the Pontiac spun counterclockwise, coming to relaxation dealing with northbound within the southbound lane. The Chevrolet overturned, and got here to a cease on its roof within the ditch on the east facet of Lewis Ave.
The motive force of the Pontiac was not carrying his seatbelt on the time, in line with studies. He was pronounced lifeless on the scene.
The motive force and a male passenger, age 26 of Toledo, within the Chevrolet, have been each carrying seat belts. They have been reported to not have accidents, and have been launched on the scene.
Extreme velocity and alcohol don’t look like a consider the reason for the crash, deputies stated.
Monroe Neighborhood Ambulance, Bedford Township Hearth Division and Ida Township Hearth Division assisted on the scene.
The crash stays underneath investigation by Deputy William Broman of the Monroe County Sheriff’s Workplace Uniform Providers Division, together with Deputy Jon Cregar of the Monroe County Sheriff’s Workplace Visitors Providers Division. Anybody with data relating to the visitors crash is requested to name 734-240-6015.
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