- Associated Press - Thursday, November 12, 2015

CANTON TOWNSHIP, Mich. (AP) - The driver of a tanker truck has been killed after slamming into the back of a road commission vehicle in Wayne County’s Canton Township.

State police say the tanker passed one county road commission truck that was on the shoulder of southbound Interstate 275 about 2 p.m. Thursday before striking the second truck that was stopped in the freeway’s right lane.

Police say arrow boards on both road commission vehicles were activated.

The driver of the road commission truck was taken as a precaution to an area hospital.

The name of the tanker’s driver was not released.

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