Rouge River Bridge

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Deficient I-75 Rouge River Bridge Set For $80 Million Repair Project In 2017

MDOT says Michigan’s shortage of highway repair funds makes it impossible to replace the deck sooner.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/07/2015

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Traffic Backed Up For Miles After Crash, Fuel Spill On I-75 Rouge River Bridge

A fuel spill on the Rouge River Bridge is causing a multi-mile traffic backup on southbound I-75.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/24/2014

Large Hole Opens At Rouge River Bridge – Halting Traffic

A large hole has opened up …. causing some big backups along southbound I-75 near the Rouge River Bridge.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/06/2014

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3 Killed, Trucks Tangled In ‘Nightmare’ Pileup On I-75

At least three people, including two children, were killed in a 30-vehicle pileup along I-75.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/31/2013

Firefighters Battle Commercial Building Fire In SW Detroit

Flames are shooting through the roof — and there’s heavy smoke in the area. Fire crews are using their ladders to attack the fire from above.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/11/2012


Thieves Targeting Fencing Near Bridge

A growing problem on the city’s southwest side, where thieves have been stealing metal fencing put up to keep people from going underneath the Rouge River bridge.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/07/2011