Portage Road reopens hours after crash involving semi

Kalamazoo and Battle Creek

PORTAGE, Mich. (WOOD) — A busy corridor in Portage is back open to traffic, hours after a crash involving a vehicle and a semi-truck.

The crash happened around 6 p.m. Saturday on northbound Portage Road, between East Centre Avenue and Romence Parkway.

The extent of injuries is unclear. Police have also not released the cause of the crash, although they encouraged people to “drive carefully in the weather.”

At 8 p.m. Saturday, authorities announced the roadway had reopened. However, road crews were still working in the area, so drivers were asked to exercise caution.

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