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4 killed in 1-94 crash near Detroit; child survives

14 November 2017, 04:11 | Taylor George

4 killed in 1-94 crash near Detroit; child survives

Toddler survives, 4 others killed in crash on I-94 near St. Clair Shores

A little boy - a toddler - survived the crash.

A 2-year-old boy was seen walking away from the wreck with firefighters, Local 4 Detroit reported.

WDIV, the NBC affiliate in Detroit, reports that the crash happened around 1 a.m. on eastbound I-94 near 8 Mile Road in St. Clair Shores, northeast of Detroit.

The dead have been identified as driver Doreal Rogers, 20; front-seat passenger Alesia Maddox, 20; and Armonie Maddox and Ervin Johnson, both 18, who were in the back. The child, who belonged to Alesia Maddox, had just turned one on Saturday.

None of the adults were wearing seat belts, police said.

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Speed and wet weather may have played a role in this deadly crash, but it remains under investigation. The SUV crossed three lanes of traffic and struck the bridge.

"It wasn't the right age, it wasn't the right fit, it wasn't the right anything and still saved this kid's life", Michigan State Police Lt. Mike Shaw said of the auto seat that was holding a 1-year-old.

First responders on the scene of an accident on I-94 which killed four.

Police said the young child was buckled into the auto seat, and only suffered minor injuries. "It always seems it's either right before the bridge over here, or right here", she said.

"And I can tell you from experience people fly down this stretch going 80 miles per hour, don't think about it", Thurman added. Shaw says they were not ejected from the auto because the impact of the crash pinned their bodies inside.

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