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Posted on Fri, Apr 26, 2013 : 5:08 p.m.

Accident closes M-36 in Hamburg Township

By John Counts

An accident had M-36 at Kress Road in Livingston County closed around 4:40 p.m. Friday, according to a Nixle alert from Hamburg Township.

The alert said M-36 is closed in both directions for a serious traffic crash investigation.

Authorities were asking motorists to avoid the area.

There was no other information immediately available. This story will be updated when there is more information.
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Ann English

Fri, Apr 26, 2013 : 10:57 p.m.

Great map of the area; I never realized how M-36 is stairway-shaped, so it's easy NOT to see what's ahead of you. With Kress Road going between some Huron River Chain lakes, avoiding the area IS essential; long detours are called for in the case of this accident.