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I-94 Open Again After Overturned Tanker Caused Morning Closure

WB I-94 was closed for more than nine hours.

December 09, 2018 - 1:03 pm

HARRISON CHARTER TWP, Mich. (WWJ) -- Crews are investigating after an accident involving an overturned tanker closed I-94 for more than nine hours Sunday morning.

Fire crews, police and a tow truck were spotted at the scene and took most of the morning to clear the wreckage and remove the tanker from the area between Harper Avenue and Metro Parkway along westbound I-94.

The Macomb County Sheriff's Office is leading an investigation into what caused the truck to roll over. They tell WWJ there were other cars involved. 

Police say the accident happened just after 12:15 a.m. Traffic reopened around 9:30 a.m.

There is no word on the condition of the driver or any others involved in the accident.