MSP trooper injured in crash with semi on I-94

Southwest Michigan
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A Michigan Police State trooper was injured in crash involving a semi-truck on I-94 Wednesday.

It happened shortly after 7 a.m. on eastbound I-94 near mile marker 31 in Berrien County’s Benton Township, east of Benton Harbor, according to a MSP news release.

Authorities say the trooper was driving behind two Michigan Department of Transportation plow trucks when his cruiser was hit by a semi-truck.

After hitting the cruiser, MSP said the semi-truck jackknifed and struck the cruiser a second time.

The trooper was taken to the hospital for minor injuries. The driver of the semi-truck, who is from Ohio, was not injured, the release said.

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