The disable vehicle is towed from the scene following the accident. (credit: Mike Campbell/WWJ)

M-39 Driver Hospitalized After Striking Construction Sign

One person was critically injured in a crash that shut down M-39, the Southfield Freeway, late Wednesday morning.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/13/2013


I-94/M-39 Project In Wayne County Moves To New Phase

The Michigan Department of Transportation is reminding motorists that a continuous left-lane closure on eastbound and westbound I-94 near M-39 (Southfield Freeway) will start Saturday, June 23.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/23/2012

Southfield Freeway Flooded Underpass

Southfield Freeway Re-opened

After being shutdown for more than a day, the northbound and southbound lanes of the Southfield Freeway, M-39, reopened Wednesday night.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/30/2011

WWJ Photo

Morning Commuter Alert: Southfield Freeway Open

The Southfield Freeway is back up and running. This will be the first week day it’s open since a major reconstruction project that got underway in May.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/03/2011


Southfield Freeway Close To Reopening

Good news if you take the Southfield Freeway. Along with its imminent reopening, commuters will have more room to move very soon.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/29/2011

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M-39 Construction Project Winding Down

The Southfield Freeway is expected to reopen to traffic a couple of weeks ahead of schedule; mid-October instead of the end of the month, closer to Halloween.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/12/2011

At the end of one street a sign reads, "No construction traffic allowed. No excuses." (WWJ Photo/Ron Dewey)

Living In Southfield Freeway Construction Zones

If you think taking the service drives through the Southfield Freeway construction zone is challenging, try living there. WWJ’s Ron Dewey spoke to some of those residents on Detroit’s west side.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/17/2011

M-39 work on June 3, 2011 (WWJ Photo/Bill Szumanski)

Southfield Freeway Closure Extends Further

MDOT is closing down even more of the Southfield Freeway. Starting Wednesday, the freeway closure will extend further south into Dearborn and Allen Park.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/27/2011

M-39 work on June 3, 2011 (WWJ Photo/Bill Szumanski)

Southfield Freeway Full Closure Delayed

The complete closure of the Southfield Freeway from I-96 to Ford road has been delayed until next weekend.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/17/2011

Traffic Alert: Southfield Freeway Closed

Northbound and southbound Southfield Freeway is now fully closed between M-10 Lodge Freeway and M-5 Grand River Ave. The 14-mile-long road will remain closed until October.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/16/2011