UPDATE: Eastbound lanes of I-96 reopen

Published: Aug. 17, 2016 at 3:19 PM EDT
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UPDATE: Eastbound lanes of Interstate 96 were reopened just before 5 p.m.


Eaton County Central Dispatch reports that I-96 is closed in both directions north of Saginaw Highway in Delta Township due to a crash.

The Delta Township Fire Department reports a semi truck rear-ended another semi truck on I-96 north of Saginaw Highway. The semi went into a ditch and caught fire.

One person was injured in the crash, there was no specific information about the person's injuries released, but we are told that the victim is stable.

The fire has been put out, and emergency crews are cleaning up diesel fuel from the accident scene.

News 10 has a crew headed to the scene. Stay with and News 10 tonight for updates as more information becomes available.