Semi Accident Blocks Traffic on Eaton Rapids Highway

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DELHI TOWNSHIP, Mich. (WLNS) – A traffic accident involving a semi-truck hauling gravel blocked Eaton Rapids Highway, or M-99, south of Bishop Highway.

It happened around 12:45p.m. Thursday on the southwest side of Lansing. The 2600 block of M-99 has been shut down due to the accident.

Officials say the accident caused the semi to burst into flames. Crews have put the fire out, but a hazmat team and accident investigators are continuing to investigate.

The driver of the semi was not injured. The man driving the SUV was taken to a local hospital and has been listed in critical condition.

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