Shirtless, purple sweatpants-wearing suspect sought in Jackson after crash

Jackson Police work at the scene of a crash involving a truck and car on Greenwood Avenue near Biddle Street on Tuesday morning, August 30, 2016. (J. Scott Park |

JACKSON, Mich (WLNS) – If you happened to see a shirtless man wearing purple sweatpants running in the area of Biddle Street near Greenwood Avenue this morning the Jackson Police would like to talk to you.

He’s a suspect in a crash this morning just before 9:30 a.m.

Jackson police say the man was driving a car that ran a stop sign and smashed into a GFS semitrailer.

According to our media partners at MLive the man was driving a white Lincoln Town Car traveling west on Biddle Street when it hit the semitrailer.

The man is described as a black male, about 18 years old, with long hair.

The semitrailer driver was not injured.

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