Published on: Mar 12, 2014 @ 15:51
VASSAR, MI – Reports are coming in that a 15 car pile up has occurred near M-15 & Atkins. Roads are being closed .Waterman & M 15 is closed. No cars are going anywhere on M 15. Vehicles are being stopped at M-46 & M-15, nothing allowed to go through. Vehicles are being turned around at Waterman & Frankenmuth.
Officers on the scene state they will be there for several hours.
Because roads are snow covered and slick, drivers need to take precautions. Whiteout conditions can occur quickly.
The Tuscola County Sheriff’s office is advising people to stay off of M-15 between Richville and Vassar due to sheer whiteouts and numerous accidents.
Further reports of cars spinning out near the Zilwaukee Bridge hitting guard rails.
M-81 near Watersville is another multiple car pile up that is being reported with complete whiteout conditions. Video of conditions are here: https://www.facebook.com/miheadlines