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Head-On Crash Kills Woman, Injures 2 Others In Detroit

It happened along East Jefferson Thursday night.

August 02, 2018 - 11:02 pm

DETROIT (WWJ) - Police continue to investigate at the scene of a fatal accident Thursday night on the city's east side.  

The accident happened just after 8 p.m. along East Jefferson just west of Conner Road. 

According to authorities, the driver of a Jeep Commander crossed the center lane and hit a Ford Escape head-on - killing the female passenger in the Escape. Two other people were injured in the accident and were taken to a nearby hospital with non-life threatening injuries. 

At this time police don't believe drugs, alcohol, or distracted driving played a role -- but continue the investigation.