I-696 reopens after semi flips

Traffic temporarily diverted to Telegraph

Published On: Jul 21 2012 06:36:08 PM EDT
DETROIT -

A semi rollover had a section of westbound I-696 near M-10 (Lodge) blocked off to traffic Saturday for several hours.

Police were directing traffic off the freeway onto Telegraph.

An investigation is underway to determine what caused the semi to flip. No other vehicle was believed to be in the accident. Fortunately, no serious injuries were reported.

I-696 reopened around 5 p.m. Saturday.