A 31 year old Armada MI resident died in an early morning traffic crash on 23 Mile Rd east of Sass Rd. The deceased and his 31 year old friend, were walking westbound on 23 Mile Rd when they were both struck by a 22 year old Chesterfield resident. The Ford SUV involved in the crash rolled after the collision. The friend was treated for minor injuries at the scene and released.
The Chesterfield Twp Police Dept is currently investigating the crash. The operator of the Ford was not injured in the crash. He was arrested and held at the Police Dept. It is unknown if drugs or alcohol were a factor in the crash.