I-96 closed in both directions due to an crash

Posted at 3:55 PM, Aug 17, 2016
and last updated 2016-08-17 19:43:50-04

Eaton County Central Dispatch reports that I-96 is closed in both directions north of Saginaw Highway in Delta Township due to a crash.

The Delta Township Fire Department reports a semi truck rear-ended another semi truck on I-96 north of Saginaw Highway. The semi went into a ditch and caught fire.

One person was injured in the crash, there was no specific information about the person's injuries released, but we are told that the victim is stable.

The fire has been put out, and emergency crews are cleaning up diesel fuel from the scene.