Semi rollover shut down EB I-94 near Sprinkle Rd.


KALAMAZOO, Mich. (NEWSCHANNEL 3) - Traffic is back to normal after an overturned semi shut down a portion of I-94 on Saturday night into Sunday morning.

Just after 10 p.m. Saturday on Eastbound I-94 near Sprinkle Rd. a semi rolled over in the right lane and Eastbound I-94 was shut down while the flipped semi was towed.

Michigan State Police said the driver of the semi was taken to a local hospital for minor injuries and he is expected to be okay.

Comstock Township Fire Chief Ed Switalski said one of the tanks carrying diesel fuel split open, but was quickly contained.

Police are investigating what caused the semi to roll over.

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