Major backups were reported on I-696 in Macomb County where the freeway is closed. The Southfield Freeway is also closed.
Snow, sleet, freezing rain expected early Wednesday morning. Morning commute expected to be slower than normal.
Michigan drivers who get tickets for minor traffic offenses such as speeding or disobeying a stop sign may be able to have the points kept off their driving records if they pass an online driver improvement course.
Latest survey shows motorists are paying nearly 27 cents more for a gallon of gas this week. The current statewide average is $3.44.
Freeways slushy and wet during morning commute. Surface streets snow-covered. Another Winter Storm predicted for Thursday night, Friday morning.
A winter weather advisory is in effect for Lenawee and Monroe counties, from 4 p.m. until 10 p.m.
Metro Detroit drivers lost 33 hours a year to traffic delays, according to the study. That is down from 42 hours in 2006 and 2007.
A drunk driving crackdown across the state over the Christmas and New Years holidays ends with 356 arrests, 860 speeding tickets.
Word of the Friday morning rape came from Detroit Police who were announcing a partnership with the Detroit Department of Transportation allowing bus drivers to pick up people seeking safe haven.
MDOT will reconstruct the bridge that takes Gratiot Avenue, M-3, over the Clinton River in Mt. Clemens.