PORT HURON TOWNSHIP (WWJ) – Authorities say a man was killed instantly when he was struck by a semi-truck on I-94 near Port Huron.
The accident happened around 5:45 a.m. Wednesday on westbound I-94 at I-69.READ MORE: AG Nessel Says Abortions Are Still Legal In Michigan
According to St. Clair County Sheriff’s Office, a man went over the railing of the Michigan Road overpass and into the path of a semi-truck that was travelling on the freeway. He was struck and killed “instantly,” police said.
The man’s name isn’t being released at this time. The truck driver wasn’t physically hurt.READ MORE: 2022 Ford Fireworks: City Of Detroit Provides Information On Closures, Restrictions, & Parking
Westbound I-94, along with Michigan Road at the I-94 overpass, was closed as police investigated the crash scene but has since reopened to traffic.
The crash remains under investigation.MORE NEWS: City Of Inkster To Host Expungement And Community Resource Fair
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