Rollover accident shuts down part of I-496

LANSING, Mich. (WSYM) - A rollover accident forced a portion of a highway to shut down early Tuesday morning.

Officers were called to the accident involving a pick-up truck on westbound I-496 between Pennsylvania Avenue and U.S. 127 around 4:30 a.m.

The truck was badly damaged in the accident and had to be towed away.

Both the eastbound and westbound lanes of I-496 had to be shutdown while emergency crews worked the scene. Both lanes of I-496 have since reopened.

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