TROY, MI – Troy Police are investigating a single car crash that happened at approximately 4:00 a.m. this morning, Wednesday March 6th, 2019, that resulted in the death of the 23-year-old driver.
Joseph Adam Zelinski of Rochester Hills was killed after losing control of his car, a 2006 black Ford Fusion, on northbound I-75 near the Rochester Road exit. Zelinski’s car went off the exit ramp and struck a light pole.
Joseph Zelinski was alone in the car. No other cars were involved in the crash.
Zelinski was extracted from the vehicle by the Troy Fire Department. He was transported by Alliance Mobile Health to Royal Oak Beaumont Hospital.
Joseph Zelinski later died due to his injuries at the hospital.
The ramp to Rochester Road from I-75 northbound was closed for approximately two hours for the investigation.
Investigation into the cause of the crash is ongoing. Witnesses are requested to contact the Troy Police Department Traffic Safety Unit at 248-524-3477.