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Why? Kenneth Andrew White Michigan passenger killed by rock thrown from overpass

22 October 2017, 01:08 | Simon Arnold

Kenneth White Source Genesee County Sheriff's Office Source WNEM

Kenneth White

L: A hole in the windshield of a vehicle driven by late Kenneth White on the I-75 in Vienna Township, Mich., on October 18, 2017; R: Rocks found on I-75 in Vienna Township, Mich., on October 18, 2017.

The investigation on I-75 in Vienna Township closed down southbound lanes of the interstate for several hours.

Kenneth White, 32, was travelling south on the I-75 in Vienna Township on Wednesday, Oct. 18, when the rock smashed through his windshield.


Deputies say four other vehicles had reported hitting other large rocks in the road and were waiting on scene waiting for police to arrive.

Genesee County Sheriff's Office received a call about the incident around 8:30 p.m.

Female driver, India Reeves whose tire blew out after striking one of up to seven rocks thrown rocks, demanded to know, 'why would someone want to hurt an innocent person?' He was identified as 32-year-old Kenneth White. They say 20 rocks had been thrown before White and his co-worker came through, ClickOnDetroit reports.


Adding, 'You're playing Russian roulette with people's lives'. According to his sister, Alicia Waskoski said, "great friend, a great family member and a really great father".

'These kids ... Couldn't they just go skip rocks on the river or something instead of doing something so senseless. A GoFundMe to raise money for funeral expenses has collected almost $8,000 so far.

Authorities said several teens believed to be connected to the incident are now in custody. ABC News affiliate WXYZ- TV reported the teens were from the same area and threw the rock as a prank. Kenneth White's youngest child is five years old.




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