No reports of injuries after I-94 pileup near Paw Paw

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Traffic moves slowly on I-94 after a pileup near Paw Paw Friday, Nov. 8, 2019.

Traffic moves slowly on I-94 after a pileup near Paw Paw Friday, Nov. 8, 2019.

PAW PAW TOWNSHIP, Mich. (WOOD) — Traffic is moving on I-94 after a pileup near Paw Paw shut down both directions of the highway for several hours.

The Michigan Department of Transportation said the left lane westbound I-94 is blocked after M-51, exit 56, west of Paw Paw.

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Van Buren County dispatchers told News 8 shortly before 6 a.m. they received reports of multiple jackknifed semi-trucks and several vehicles had slid off the roadway.

There are no reports of injuries at this time, according to dispatchers.

The eastbound lanes of I-94 reopened shortly before 8 a.m. Friday, then a few minutes later the right lane of westbound I-94 reopened.

The traffic backup on westbound I-94, west of Paw Paw, after a multi-vehicle pileup closed both directions of the highway Friday, Nov. 8, 2019. (Michigan Department of Transportation)
The traffic backup on westbound I-94, west of Paw Paw, after a multi-vehicle pileup closed both directions of the highway Friday, Nov. 8, 2019. (Michigan Department of Transportation)

News 8 has a crew heading to the scene. Check back with woodtv.com for updates.

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