Young couple killed in Macomb County crash

Two killed in 23 Mile Road crash
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(WWI) Police are investigating a crash in Macomb County that left two young people dead and another injured.

It happened just before 9 p.m. Wednesday along 23 Mile Road, not far from I-94, in Chesterfield Township.

According to Chesterfield Township Police, 21-year-old David Vasilevski of Chesterfield was driving a Cadillac CTS-V westbound on 23 Mile when he lost control, crossed over the center turn lane and collided with an eastbound pickup truck.

The Cadillac driver and his passenger, identified as 22-year-old Ashley Machuta of New Baltimore, both died at the scene.

The pickup driver, a 19-year-old Macomb Township man, was taken to the hospital with minor injuries.

Police say rainy conditions may have contributed to the crash. At this time, it's not known if alcohol or speed were factors.

The investigation is ongoing.