Man driving stolen car killed on I-75 in Detroit

Nicquel Terry
The Detroit News

Detroit — A man driving a stolen car was killed Friday on Interstate 75 south at Seven Mile when he lost control of the vehicle and it crashed into an embankment, authorities say.

Michigan State Police Lt. Michael Shaw said a backseat passenger was hospitalized in critical condition and the front seat passenger fled the scene on foot.

The trio was riding in a Ford Fusion when the accident happened around 4 a.m., Shaw said.

Police have not identified the occupants of the vehicle, he said.