WB I-96 express lanes reopen after evidence search related to shooting

Road rage shooting reported in I-96 express lanes

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DETROIT – The westbound I-96 express lanes have reopened after a search for evidence related to a Tuesday night shooting.

Police shut down the westbound express lanes at the Davison Freeway. They reopened before 6:30 p.m. Wednesday.

A man told authorities that he was shot around 11:40 p.m. Tuesday (July 27) while driving west in the express lanes near Outer Drive in Detroit.

Redford Township police found the man at Schoolcraft and Telegraph roads, officials said. He was taken to a nearby hospital.

The man said he was involved in a road rage incident with a person who shot him while heading west on the highway, state police said.


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