MDOT contends that the only way to complete the project in a ‘timely’ manner, six months or so, is to work around the clock.
The I-96 headaches have only just begun. The ripple effects will be felt on other freeways too, with people finding new alternate routes to work.
If your commute includes I-96, be prepared.
It’s going to be a cruel summer for drivers who rely on I-96 to get across town.
Two young men have been arraigned on sexual assault charges in a case that could possibly be connected with a fire that completely destroyed an apartment building on the city’s west side.
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Police are trying to figure out if the fire has anything to do with an alleged sexual assault that was reported at the apartment complex overnight.
Police say a man was putting gas in his van along an I-96 exit ramp when he was hit by a tow truck and killed.
People calling WWJ Monday morning had a list of pothole problem areas including: the Lodge Freeway service drive near Eight Mile, I-96 eastbound near Livernois, Hannan Road over I-275.
The accident occurred in the local lanes of eastbound I-96 — near Grand River and Schaefer roads.
Police said icy conditions combined with a curve in the road likely contributed to the crash.