Semi-truck jackknifes on EB I-96 near M-6

Kent County
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CASCADE TOWNSHIP, Mich. (WOOD) — A semi-truck crash snarled traffic on a stretch of I-96 east of Grand Rapids Thursday afternoon.

The crash happened between M-6 and Whitneyville Avenue SE. Eastbound traffic was backed up to 28th Street.

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Kent County dispatchers say the crash involved a single semi that jackknifed. Images from the scene showed the truck in the median and part of its trailer still on the pavement.

Dispatchers said the truck and guardrail were damaged, but there were no serious injuries.

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