Wrong-Way Driver Causes Accident On I-696
strong>MADISON HEIGHTS, Mich. (WWJ) – A terrible accident caused by a wrong-way driver shuts down a section of westbound I-696 in Madison Heights Sunday morning.
The accident happened around 6:00 a.m. shortly after a driver — who was not involved in the crash — dialed 911 to report that he had almost been hit by a driver going the wrong way on the westbound side of the freeway.
Miraculously, Michigan State Police say no one was killed. Identities have not been released.