William D. Xerri, 70, was rushed to the hospital in critical condition for a crash that happened around 7:30 a.m. in Frenchtown Township.
Monroe County Sheriff's Office said Xerri ran a red light at the Mall Road and N. Telegraph Road intersection. A garbage truck was turning left onto Mall Road, when Xerri's Ford Taurs collided into it.
Xerri had not been wearing his seatbelt at the time of the crash. The driver of the garbage truck was not injured.
Officials said alcohol was not a factor in the crash.