WARREN, Mich. -

A man is recovering in the hospital after crashing his minivan into a semi-truck.

The accident happened just before 8a.m. Sunday on 8 Mile Road near Hoover in Warren.

Police say the man was traveling westbound on 8 Mile when he crashed into the semi-truck. The car was completely destroyed, but the driver only had minor injuries. The driver of the semi was not injured.

Westbound 8 Mile Road was closed while police investigated. The cause of the accident is unknown at this time.