Over 100 Car Pileup Closes I-94 In Battle Creek/Kalamazoo Area
A multi-vehicle accident has closed both diections of I-94 between mile markers 88-92 in Calhoun and Kalamazoo Counties. wilx.com reports that at least one person has died. Authorities are evacuating a three mile radius due to hazardous and flammable cargo aboard semis involved, including one truck carrying fireworks. Some reports cite 115 vehicles involved. The wilx.com report cites in excess of 150 vehicles. Follow this link for refreshing still shots of the scene courtesy of the Michigan Department of Transportation I-94 traffic cameras. Our sister stations WBCK-FM in Battle Creek and WKMI-AM in Kalamazoo are following the story all afternoon.