Woman, 37, killed in crash on M-14 at Beck Road; freeway reopened
Charles E. Ramirez
The Detroit News
Plymouth — A woman is dead and M-14 at Beck Road has reopened following a crash Friday morning, Michigan State Police said.
Troopers were called to the area at about 8:30 a.m.
According to a preliminary investigation, traffic on M-14 was slowed by construction and lane closures in the area when a 37-year-old woman who was driving rear-ended another vehicle at a high speed and continued traveling into the rear of a tractor-trailer.
Officials said the female driver died in the crash. Investigators learned later she was not wearing a seatbelt. Police have notified her next of kin.
Drivers involved in the crash were not hurt, they said.
The roadway is now open, official said at about 1:15 p.m.