Crash On The Lodge Fwy In Detroit Kills Three Local Men

Posted at 5:25 PM, Aug 18, 2013
and last updated 2013-08-19 08:40:46-04

MSP Cruiser lightsOAK PARK, Mich. — Three West Michigan men were killed early Sunday morning in a crash on M-10 (Lodge Freeway) in Detroit.  The crash happened around 12:30 a.m near Rosa Parks Blvd.

According to the Michigan State Police Metro Post, a 2003 Chevy Monte Carlo traveling northbound on M-10 struck a 2006 Toyota Corolla. The Toyota rolled over as result of the crash.

The Toyota had 4 people inside the vehicle. Brian Kelly, a 67-year-old male and Daniel Kelly, a 31-year-old male from Kentwood and Keeland Johns, an 18-year-old from Grand Rapids died in the crash. The fourth person in the Toyota was taken to a local Detroit hospital with non-life threatening injuries. The family was heading home after the Tigers game.

The passenger in the Monte Carlo was also taken to a local Detroit Hospital with non-life threatening injuries, the driver was uninjured.

Alcohol and speed appear to be possible factors in the crash.

The crash remains under investigation by the Michigan State Police. Anyone who witnessed the crash are asked to call the Michigan State Police Metro Post at 248-584-5740.