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Two lanes now open on WB I-96 near Saginaw Highway due to semi crash

Posted at 8:06 AM, Jul 02, 2019
and last updated 2019-07-03 05:37:56-04

DELTA TOWNSHIP, Mich. — An accident involving two semi trucks that forced all lanes of westbound I-96 at M-43 (Saginaw Highway) to be closed down Tuesday morning, is under investigation.

At this time (1:11 PM), two lanes appear to be open.

The Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT) reported the crash at Exit 93 at approximately 5:17 a.m.

Traffic has been backed up on westbound I-96 due to the accident for hours. Drivers are being urged to seek an alternate route.

One of the drivers has been taken to the hospital. His condition is currently unknown.

The other driver told FOx 47 that he was not hurt, and that he was "rear-ended by the other semi."

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