US 23 at Washtenaw-Livingston border reopened after crash

8 Mile Road bridge demolished

A portion of a major highway in southeastern Michigan that was closed in both directions after a truck slammed into a bridge has been reopened.

Northbound US-23 was clear Friday morning. It had been closed at 8 Mile Road in Whitmore Lake after a semi hit that overpass Thursday morning.

The 8 Mile Road bridge was demolished, and will be rebuilt, according to MDOT.

The bridge is located on the border of Washtenaw County and Livingston County. U.S. 23 is a major route between Ann Arbor and Interstate 96.

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