Police investigating fatal crash on the Lodge Freeway in Southfield

SOUTHFIELD (WWJ) -- Southfield police are investigating a deadly crash that happened along the Lodge Freeway in the early hours of Monday.

The crash occurred around 3 a.m. on the northbound lanes of the Lodge where it transitions into Northwestern Highway near Telegraph Road.

The northbound lanes of the highway were closed for nearly five hours as police conducted an investigation.

More details from officials are expected later this morning.

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