EB I-96 reopens in Ionia Co. after 3 semis jackknifed

BERLIN TOWNSHIP, Mich. (WOOD) — Eastbound I-96 at Jordan Lake Road in Ionia County is back open after three semi-trucks jackknifed on the highway, causing it to close.

The incidents happened around 9:30 a.m. in Berlin Township, south of Ionia, causing traffic backups.

In a tweet around 11:30 a.m., the Michigan Department of Transportation announced the eastbound lanes were back open.

No one was injured in the crashes. Icy road conditions may have been a factor in the crashes.