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

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

By Natasha Dado, Dane Sager Kelly - Web Producer

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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