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Man Charged With Driving Drunk, Causing Fatal Clinton Township Motorcycle Crash

August 13, 2018 - 11:31 am

CLINTON TWP. (WWJ) - A St. Clair Shores man is accused of driving drunk, causing a fatal motorcycle crash over the weekend. 

The Macomb County Prosecutor has issued a warrant for the arrest of 74-year-old Edward Stanley Gray on a charge of operating while intoxicated causing death.

According to Clinton Township police, Gray was making a left turn onto westbound 15 Mile Rd. from northbound Harper Ave. in his Chevy Malibu, just before 10 p.m. Saturday, when he struck a Harley Davidson motorcycle driven by 46-year-old Carl Evans.

Evans, a Clinton Township resident, was thrown from the bike, according to police, and was taken by EMS to McClaren Hospital where he died of his injuries. Police said he was not wearing a helmet.

Gray is scheduled to be arraigned via video at the 41B District Court in Clinton Township at 1 p.m. Monday. 

As an investigation continues, anyone who witnessed this crash or who has any helpful information is asked to call Clinton Township police at 586-493-7925.