UPDATE (Friday 9:30 a.m.) – A Detroit television station is reporting that several teens are in custody for throwing rocks off of an I-75 overpass in Genesee County that left a 32-year-old man dead.
WXYZ says that law enforcement confirms that the teens are from the area and did it as a prank.
This story is developing and will be updated online as more information becomes available.
GENESEE CO., Mich (WLNS) – One man is dead after someone threw a rock off an overpass on I-75 in Genesee County and hit a car.
It happened last night just after 8:30 p.m. on southbound I-75 near the Dodge Road overpass.
Investigators say a large rock was thrown off the overpass, crashing through the windshield of a car and killing the passenger, a 32-year-old Genesee County man.
Four other vehicles had reported hitting other rocks in the road and had pulled onto the shoulder waiting for police when the fatal accident occured.
The Genesee County Sheriff’s Office is asking for anyone who might have seen any suspicious activity on the overpass between 7 p.m. and 8:30 p.m. to contact the office at 810-257-3422.