Westbound I-696 at I-275 has been re-opened after downed power lines fixed

Christian Peck-Dimit
The Detroit News

Westbound Interstate 696 at I-275/I-96 in Novi is back open as of 2:39 p.m. Tuesday after DTE Energy fixed downed electrical wires. All lanes have now been re-opened, according to the Michigan Department of Transportation, as the power lines have now been de-energized.