A Sterling Heights woman was charged Tuesday in a fatal car crash in Shelby Township, authorities said. 

Theresa Bieniewicz, 40, was arraigned on second-degree murder charges in 41 A District Court in Sterling Heights. Bond is $75,000.

Adrian Ossowski, 23, of Shelby Township died in the crash. 

Police said the incident occurred at 12:30 a.m. Feb. 5 near 21 Mile and Schoenherr Road. Police said Bieniewicz was driving faster than 70 mph and crashed head-on into another vehicle. 

Police said alcohol may have been a factor in the crash.

Two Shelby Township police officers saw the crash and immediately responded when they learned people  were trapped in their vehicles.



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