MARNE, MI – The crash happened at about 3:36 p.m. when a woman drove the wrong-way on I-96 and caused a head on accident. She is dead and 4 other individuals are in critical condition.
Police and EMS responded to the crash after witnesses had reported the wrong-way driver headed west in the eastbound lanes near Marne around 3:30 p.m. Friday, Sept. 5th, 2014.
I-96 was closed in both directions for some time. The woman is from Grand Rapids but her identity has not been released.
The crash happened between Eighth and 16th avenues.