Detroit — Both eastbound and westbound Interstate 94 wereclosed for much of Friday between I-75 and Gratiot as crews handle a pedestrian bridge that collapse onto the freeway.

The Townsend Pedestrian Bridge crashed into the roadway because of a truck hitting the bridge during the 5 a.m. hour, Diane Cross, a spokeswoman for the Michigan Department of Transportation, said. 

First Lt. Mike Shaw of the Michigan State Police said no injuries resulted. 

Workers removed the fallen bridge from the expressway and both sides were reopened by about 4 p.m.

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