Man in wheelchair struck, killed Sunday by vehicle in Redford

Charles E. Ramirez
The Detroit News

Redford Township — Police are investigating a fatal Sunday crash involving a vehicle and a person in a wheelchair.

The crash happened at about 4:50 p.m. on Telegraph between West Chicago and Cathedral, according to authorities. A 58-year-old man in a motorized wheelchair was crossing northbound Telegraph when he was struck. 

Officials said the victim was taken to a hospital where he was pronounced dead.

They also said they don't believe drugs or alcohol were a factor.

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