Tanker rollover crash on westbound I-94 affecting area traffic in Romulus


By Scott Bolthouse
Hub Editor
ScottBolthouse@HuronHub.com, Twitter: @ScottMBolt


Updated at 10 a.m.– According to the Romulus FD, both directions of I-94 are open, but drivers cannot exit WB at Middle Belt or Merriman. Middle Belt under the I-94 viaduct is still closed.

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Middle Belt Road under the I-94 viaduct is closed in both directions as of 10 a.m. Wednesday morning, following an overnight tanker rollover crash. Photo by Scott Bolthouse. 

An overnight tanker crash near I-94 and Middle Belt is affecting the traffic in that area, according to the Michigan Department of Transportation.

MDOT is encouraging drivers to use I-275 south to get to Detroit Metro Airport.

Crews are currently working to clean up the situation, which the Romulus Fire Department states is a hazmat situation.

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