Woman Killed in Rollover Accident at I-275, Michigan Avenue in Canton
Woman, 41, dies in Sunday accident that caused vehicle to roll onto its roof in creek.
A woman was killed early Sunday in an accident at Interstate 275 and Michigan Avenue in Canton, according to Canton public safety officials.
According to a news release from the department, Canton fire crews responded at about 4:30 a.m. Sunday to a serious accident I-275 and Michigan Ave. to find a vehicle rolled over onto its roof, submerged in a creek.
According to the news release, Canton's cold water rescue-trained firefighters and paramedica entered the water in wetsuits and forced their way into the vehicle, where they found an unresponsive 41-year-old woman.
Crews retrieved the woman from the vehicle and began performing advanced life support procedures and transported the woman to St. Joseph Mercy Hospital in Ann Arbor, the news release indicated.
Michigan State Police, which took over the investigation, notified Canton Public Safety that the woman died during the crash, the news release indicated.