Stretch of I-94 dedicated to MDOT worker killed on the job
BERRIEN COUNTY, Mich. (WILX) - Friends, family members and colleagues gathered Wednesday in Berrien County to honor and remember Kevin White.
Background: Stretch of I-94 renamed after late MDOT employee
A portion of I-94 was dedicated to White, a Michigan Department of Transportation employee who died in 2019 while cleaning debris from the freeway. MDOT said he was struck by a tire that had come loose from a passing semi truck.
White served as a Benton Township Trustee from 2012-15, was appointed township supervisor in 2015, and then elected as supervisor in 2016.
The Kevin D. White Memorial Highway stretch of I-94 runs from the highway I-196 interchange to Napier Avenue exit.
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