I-696 reopens at Groesbeck in Macomb County after fiery crash

MACOMB COUNTY, Mich. – Eastbound I-696 at Groesbeck in Macomb County has reopened after a closure due to a semi truck crash that happened Saturday afternoon, according to the Michigan Department of Transportation.

MDOT said the semi truck was carrying liquid nitrogen and its brakes caught fire. The fire has been contained and crews are working to clear the scene.

The Roseville Fire Department checked the air quality and have been looking for potential leaks.

No injuries were reported.

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