Man killed in accident with Faygo truck

A man has been killed in a truck accident while riding as passenger in a car when it collided with a Faygo truck.

The accident occurred on the east side of the city on Gratiot, just outside of the Faygo plant.

The passenger vehicle slammed into the back of the truck. Preliminary  investigations reveal that speed and alcohol may have been a factors in the crash. Charges are sought by prosecutors in the case.

Truck accidents can cause serious injury to all involved, our thoughts are with the friends and family of the victims.