Acura Takes a Turn for the Worse in Construction Zone

Acura Takes a Turn for the Worse in Construction Zonegallowaycollens

(Crystal Proxmire, photo: Ben Wojdyla, July 8, 2013)

The driver of a 2009 Acura RL took a turn for the worse Monday afternoon when she went past orange construction barrels and ended up over the edge of the concrete on West 9 Mile near Spaulding and Curtin Funeral home.

The car bottomed out on the edge of the concrete and the front end got stuck an area of dirt about f115 side ad How Muchhalf a foot below. The section of the road has been removed as part of the West 9 Mile construction project, where a water main has already been replaced.

Observant Ferndale 115 News reader Ben Wojdyla was driving past at about 4:30pm, and snapped a picture of the scene. Police and a wrecker were on their way. The driver, a woman who appeared in her 40s, seemed calm an unharmed, Wojdyla said.

Those who want to keep up with the West 9 Mile construction project can follow the official “How the West was One” Facebook page at

Here are some previous accident stories and pictures…




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