UPDATE: All lanes open on WB I-96 near Saginaw Highway after semi crash

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DELTA TOWNSHIP, MI (WILX) -- An accident involving two semi trucks that forced all lanes of westbound I-96 at M-43 (Saginaw Highway) to be closed down Tuesday morning, is under investigation.

An accident involving two semi trucks closed down WB I-96 at Saginaw Highway in Delta Township. (Source: WILX)

At this time (4:00 PM), all lanes are open.

The Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT) reported the crash at Exit 93 at approximately 5:17 a.m.

Traffic had been backed up on westbound I-96 due to the accident for hours. Drivers are being urged to seek an alternate route.

One of the drivers of a semi has been taken to the hospital. His condition is currently unknown.

The other driver told News 10 that he was not hurt, and that he was "rear-ended by the other semi."

He was able to leave the scene.

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An accident involving two semi trucks closed down WB I-96 at Saginaw Highway in Delta Township. (Source: WILX)