UPDATE (7:45 p.m.) – The right lane of I-94 westbound will remain shutdown overnight and is expected to open as early as Tuesday morning, that’s according to our media partners at MLive.
Deputy Director Jon Johnston of Blackman-Leoni public safety told the Jackson Citizen Patriot a semitrailer hauling an oversized load hit the bottom of the bridge on I-94 westbound. According to Johnston, the driver took off after hitting the bridge.
BLACKMAN TWP., MI (WLNS) – The right lane of westbound I-94 near Lansing Ave. is shutdown while officials work to cleanup an accident.
Officials say a semi truck hit a portion of the Lansing Ave. bridge while traveling on I-94. Lansing Ave. is also closed because officials are worried about the structural integrity of the bridge.
Drivers are asked to avoid the area until further notice.
6 News has a crew on scene working to get more details.