UPDATE: One injured in US-127 crash

Traffic Alert

UPDATE: US-127 in Clinton County is now back open following an early morning crash.

It happened around 7:30 a.m. between Hyde Road and Maple Rapids Road.

That’s just south of Uncle John’s Cider Mill.

According to Clinton County Sheriff’s officials a truck pulling a flatbed trailer was hit from behind by another vehicle.

One of the drivers was hurt and needed to be air-lifted to an emergency room.

Police say they believe that person will survive.

It took a couple of hours to clear the road but traffic was moving again by mid-morning.

CLINTON CO., Mich (WLNS) – There is a traffic alert to warn you about this morning.

Northbound US-127 north of St. Johns is closed until further notice due to an accident at Hyde Road.

It’s not known how many vehicles are involved or if there are serious injuries.

Clinton County Sheriff’s deputies are advising drivers to find an alternate route and expect delays.

This story continues to develop and will be updated online and on 6 News.

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