A 22-year-old Michigan man critically injured when a sandbag tossed from an Ohio overpass crashed by means of a automobile windshield has died, and the group of teenagers accused within the case could face further expenses.
Marquise Byrd was sitting within the passenger seat of a automobile touring southbound on Interstate 75 Tuesday night when he was struck by the development sandbag, the Detroit Free Press reported. The motive force, who was not injured, pulled over after which phoned 911.
“I don’t know what occurred, my buddy, I don’t know what occurred he’s not transferring,” she informed the dispatcher.
“I used to be simply driving beneath the bridge and one thing hit my automobile. He’s not transferring.”
Byrd suffered from extreme head accidents and died Friday night, a Toledo police spokesman informed the newspaper.
Three 14-year-old boys and a 13-year-old on Wednesday had been charged with felonious assault in juvenile court docket. They had been arrested after officers noticed them leaving an space close to the overpass.
Sgt. Kevan Toney stated the 4 teenagers will seemingly face further expenses in wake of Byrd’s demise.