I-94 in Ypsilanti reopens after traffic incident causes closure
YSPILANTI, Mich. – The collision on eastbound I-94 in Ypsilanti has been cleared, authorities said. Drivers are being asked to avoid the area of eastbound I-94 near Huron Street due to a traffic incident. The Washtenaw County Sheriff’s Office announced at 3:52 p.m. Saturday that all lanes are closed due to a traffic incident that occurred in the area. After the incident was cleared, the highway reopened at about 8:45 p.m.Stay with Local 4 and ClickOnDetroit as we share updates on this developing story. More: Local News
Driver accused in fatal hit-and-run of I-94 construction worker turns himself in, police say
ST. CLAIR SHORES, Mich. – Police said the driver suspected of hitting and killing a Macomb County road worker has turned himself in to police. Zach Morisette was working along I-94 near 9 Mile Road when he was hit by the driver of a white box truck. He was working with a Macomb County Roads crew, putting down a patch to fix a broken man hole cover. Shaw said within hours of the incident, calls flooded the phone lines with tips about the white box truck and possible driver. READ: State police find vehicle wanted in fatal hit-and-run of I-94 construction worker"They (the victim’s family) were very -- I think relieved.
Driver wanted in fatal hit-and-run of I-94 construction worker turns himself in, police say
ST. CLAIR SHORES, Mich. – A driver suspected of killing a construction worker earlier this week in a hit-and-run crash on I-94 has turned himself in, according to police. The crash happened around 3 p.m. Monday in the eastbound lanes of I-94 near Nine Mile Road in St. Clair Shores, officials said. MORE: ‘He was the best guy I knew’ -- Family mourns construction worker killed on I-94Zach Morisette, 26, was part of a Macomb County Department of Roads crew putting down a patch to fix a broken manhole cover. “We have developed leads into the identity of the driver and again would hope that that person would turn themselves in." That man turned himself in to the St. Clair Shores Police Department just before 2 p.m. Wednesday, officials said.