I-94 at Telegraph reopened after car struck semi-truck

Sarah Rahal
The Detroit News

Taylor — All lanes of Interstate 94 at Telegraph have were reopened Saturday afternoon after Michigan State Police investigated a serious crash involving a car and semi-truck, authorities said.

The incident occurred around 2 p.m. Saturday and lanes were back open at approximately 6:20 p.m. A Chevy four-door was traveling eastbound on I-94 when the driver lost control and crossed the center median, state police said.

The vehicle went airborne and struck a Penske truck. The Chevy overturned and the driver was ejected. 

The crash occurred near 2 p.m. Saturday.

"When troopers and EMS arrived on the scene the male driver was unconscious but breathing," state police said. "Identification of the driver is unknown at this time. There were no other injuries."

Troopers had eastbound I-94 closed at Ecorse and westbound I-94 closed at Telegraph while they investigated the crash.

Drivers were being ramped off the freeway.


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