The $2.9 million project is being paid for by federal government emergency funds in order to expedite the bridge for community use.
Flooding is so bad on the Southfield Freeway through Dearborn, motorists are turning around and driving against the traffic to escape the rising water.
The driver was shot in the leg. He is now recovering.
State police are looking for a pickup truck driver involved in a fatal accident early Monday morning
Power to 7,000 homes, businesses along the Southfield Freeway corridor was out early Monday morning.
MDOT is working to determine damage and cleanup costs, which is estimated at several hundred thousands of dollars.
Crews have cleaned up the debris along the freeway following an accident on Friday when a truck smashed into a pedestrian bridge causing the bridge to come crashing down across both sides.
Michigan State Police are looking for the driver responsible for crashing into a van that was carrying four children down a busy freeway in an apparent case of road rage.
One person was critically injured in a crash that shut down M-39, the Southfield Freeway, late Wednesday morning.
A total of four people were injured in the crash along southbound M-39 near Plymouth.