At one point, Detroit was a thriving hub of industry.
For those who haven't seen the city in some time, or may never have seen Detroit, just check out this chilling video a young girl took while driving through the area at night:
As you can see, the video shows streets that are riddled with gangs:
People getting run over in parking lots:
And random street fires:
If that video isn't enough, just check out this video a YouTuber took, where a prostitute in a wheelchair tried to pick him up:
Still, Detroit is not lost by any means. In 2014 the city filed for bankruptcy, which allowed it to eliminate $7 billion in debt and invest $1.7 billion into improved city services.