Whiteout conditions cause crashes across metro Detroit

Several area roadways reopened after being temporarily shutdown

Published On: Feb 16 2013 01:49:08 PM EST   Updated On: Feb 17 2013 02:12:47 PM EST
METRO DETROIT -

Snowy weather caused slick roads and multiple accidents around metro Detroit Saturday afternoon.

Southbound I-75 at Eureka Road closed due to a multi-vehicle accident.

In Allen Park, Northbound Southfield Freeway near Oakwood shutdown following an accident involving an overturned semi-truck.

Michigan State Police tell Local 4 that I-96 going westbound near Wixom Road was closed following a deadly accident. Police say a vehicle crashed into a camera pole, killing the driver.

Police are asking everyone to drive with caution.

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IMAGES: Crashes pile up across metro Detroit

Published On: Feb 16 2013 02:56:07 PM EST

Several freeways were shut down Saturday following multiple vehicle accidents across metro Detroit.

Accident on Southfield Freeway and Oakwood
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Accident on Southfield Freeway and Oakwood