Westbound M-14 opened after multi-vehicle collisions Friday morning
Westbound M-14 near Vorhies Road has opened after police and tow trucks responded to two multiple-vehicle wrecks that happened at about 8:30 a.m. Friday.
Police first responded to reports of a six-car collision, but Michigan State Police Sgt. Mark Thompson said it was confirmed the crash only involved three vehicles.
Thompson said one driver had slowed down for congested traffic and was hit from behind by another vehicle, which pushed the car into the vehicle in front of it.
Additional responders were called for a two-car crash that occurred shortly after. Thompson said the two-car crash involved a driver that slowed down while passing the three-car collision and was also hit from behind by a vehicle.
One injury was reported from the three-car collision and the person was transported to St. Joseph Mercy Hospital. Details about the condition of the injured driver was not available, but Thompson said it is non-life threatening. No injuries reported from second crash.
This story will be updated.
The location was between Dixboro Road and the Ford Road exit.