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I-75 reopens after 50-ton rock salt spill on freeway causes closure

Northbound I-75 at Big Beaver Road closed due to crash

Police said at least 50 tons of rock salt spilled on the roadway.
Police said at least 50 tons of rock salt spilled on the roadway.

OAKLAND COUNTY, Mich. – Northbound I-75 at Big Beaver Road reopened at about 4:30 p.m. Saturday after a truck crash caused a closure.

Troy police said the crash happened after a large truck with a full load of rock salt crashed on northbound I-75 at Wattles Road.

Police said at least 50 tons of rock salt spilled on the roadway. No injuries have been reported. 

The investigation is ongoing.

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