ROYAL OAK, MI – Eastbound I-696 in Royal Oak is closed due to a double fatal accident. At 5:30 a.m. Michigan State Police troopers from Metro North responded to a fatal crash on EB 696 and Woodward.
Two men died in this crash. The freeway remains closed for the investigation.
Also, just after midnight troopers from Metro South responded to a fatal two car crash on EB 94 and Middlebelt.
No further information is available at this time. Please check back for updates.
Crash on EB I-696
Location: EB I-696 at Woodward
Lanes Blocked: All Lanes
Event Type: Crash
Event Message: Freeway Closed at Woodward. Detour use Southbound M-10
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