I-94 reopens in Van Buren Township after shooting investigation causes closure

Victim was not struck by gunfire

MSP troopers investigating an April 23, 2021 shooting on I-94. (WDIV)

VAN BUREN TOWNSHIP, Mich. – Michigan State Police officers investigated a shooting that occurred Friday on the eastbound lanes of I-94.

The investigation closed the eastbound lanes of I-94 from Belleville to Haggerty roads.

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The Michigan Department of Transportation said the eastbound lanes of I-94 reopened shortly after 2:30 p.m.

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According to authorities, the victim was not hit, but his vehicle was. The motive of the shooting is unclear.

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