I-96 in Ionia County reopens after crashes

Ionia County

ORANGE TOWNSHIP, Mich. (WOOD) — Eastbound I-96 at M-66 closed down for some time after two crashes in Ionia County.

The first crash happened around 6:40 p.m. Saturday, and the second one happened around 7 p.m. near Portland.

The highway was closed down for more than an hour while crews investigated the crash. It has since reopened.

One of those crashes was a rollover, dispatchers say.

Dispatchers say a hospital aircraft was called to the crash.

Authorities couldn’t immediately confirm any injuries or other additional details.

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