NB I-75 reopens at 7 Mile after semi hits overpass

4 other vehicles involved, some serious injuries

Published On: Feb 13 2013 01:23:18 PM EST   Updated On: Feb 13 2013 06:13:50 PM EST
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DETROIT -

The northbound lanes of I-75 at 7 Mile Road have reopened after closing for several hours Wednesday afternoon due to a crash involving a semi that hit a pedestrian overpass.

Police said the semi and four other vehicles were involved in the incident.

The semi driver was rushed to a hospital and is in critical condition.

Police said a man and his nephew who were in a silver vehicle were taken into custody after the nephew, who was driving on a suspended license, fled the scene but later returned.

They both have outstanding warrants.

I75 at 7 mile Road

IMAGES: Semi crashes into overpass on I-75

Published On: Feb 13 2013 02:24:57 PM EST

A semi crashes into an overpass in the northbound lanes of I-75 near 8 Mile Road.

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