Truck Strikes Tree, Burns
Detroit’s East Side: 0225AM January 5 2019 – Detroit Police & Detroit Fire responded to Van Dyke & Glese early Saturday morning on reports of a vehicle into a tree.
At 02:25am, Detroit Police’s 11th Precinct received a call from a female stating a pickup truck had struck a tree and burst into flames. Detroit Fire’s Engine 46 & Squad 3 were dispatched and discovered the vehicle on fire.
Once the fire companies extinguished the flames, firefighters discovered the burned body.
A Scout from DPD’s 11th Precinct notified dispatch that they had a “K-type” (Fatal) on scene.
The body was burned beyond recognition.