Motorcyclist Killed By Hit-And-Run Driver In Detroit

April 09, 2019 - 7:36 am

DETROIT (WWJ) - Authorities say a man has died after he was struck by a hit-and-run driver while riding his motorcycle on Detroit's west side.

The crash happened around 12:15 a.m. Tuesday at the intersection of Puritan and Lindsay, just east of the Southfield Freeway.

According to police, the 41-year-old motorcyclist was struck by an older-model blue Cadillac, which fled the scene with damage on the driver side.

Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 313-267-4600. Tips can also be submitted anonymously to Crime Stoppers at 1-800-SPEAK-UP.