Two killed in wrong-way crash involving three vehicles on US-131

Posted at 10:49 PM, Feb 23, 2017
and last updated 2017-02-23 22:50:00-05

WYOMING, Mich. — Two people are dead after a wrong-way driver caused a crash involving three vehicles late Thursday night, according to Michigan State Police.

It happened shortly before 10:00 p.m. on northbound U.S. 131 near 28th St. in Wyoming.

Police say someone was driving in the wrong direction and crashed into another vehicle.

A third driver was unable to avoid the collision and ended up crashing as well. Two people were killed in the incident. Police are not identifying the victims at this time.

The northbound lanes of U.S. 131 were shut down in the area of the crash for several hours while police investigated.