Car vs pedestrian crash on U.S. 127 near Lake Lansing Road
LANSING, Mich. (WILX) - Lansing Township police & DeWitt Fire were called to northbound U.S. 127 around 7:30 a.m. to a car on pedestrian crash. The crash occurred on northbound U.S. 127 near Lake Lansing Road, and has shut down traffic on the northbound lanes.
A 25-year-old man was attempting to cross the highway on foot when he was struck by an SUV. He was pronounced dead on the scene. Police have identified the man as Ali Mahmood of East Lansing.
Neither alcohol nor drugs are thought to have been a factor in the crash.
The highway was closed for several hours while police investigated and cleared the road, and drivers were asked to avoid the area. All lanes have been reopened.
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