Hit and Run Driver Kills Man at Jefferson Ave and Griswold St

DETROIT – A driver fled the scene after he struck a man at the intersection of Griswold St and Jefferson Ave late Sunday evening.police standoff

A 23-year-old man, Michael “Socks” Cavanaugh, was killed on August 19th, 2018, as he was leaving the leaving the Motor City Muscle Festival.

Cavanaugh was crossing the intersection when he was struck and killed. The impact was so hard that the victim was thrown into the air. He then hit the pavement where he was pronounced dead at the scene.

Anyone with information is asked to call Detroit Police at 313-596-2260.