Detroit, MI/ Oct. 12 / Twenty Freeway Shootings Since Mid-June

SigAct:

Michigan State Police have quit providing statistics regarding this year’s number of freeway shootings.  Newspapers have reported at least 20 freeway shootings since June 15th 

Sources:

News:

https://www.freep.com/story/news/local/michigan/detroit/2020/10/12/freeway-shootings/5965921002/

https://www.detroitnews.com/story/news/local/detroit-city/2020/10/12/michigan-state-police-investigate-2-freeway-shootings-one-day-detroit/5965202002/

https://www.clickondetroit.com/news/local/2020/09/23/msp-lieutenant-believes-faster-driving-during-pandemic-is-factor-in-metro-detroit-freeway-shootings/

Recommendations:

Exercise causion when driving Metro-Detroit freeways between 2 p.m. and 10 p.m. on weekdays.  Stay out of the leftmost lane (I can guarantee you someone wants to go faster ).  Yield right away no matter what.  De-escalate if possible.