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  • I-94 lane closure in Kalamazoo County

    Posted by Tim Abramowski

    Bridge repairs have been completed

    Traffic Notice: The right lane of eastbound I-94 will be closed through Friday morning drive time to repair the 40th Street bridge at Mile Marker 88 near Climax in Kalamazoo County.

    Tipsters reporting (1015a) that traffic begins to slow at before Galesburg. Road Crew said to be working on and below the 40th Street Bridge.

  • I-94 closure in Calhoun County

    Posted by Tim Abramowski

    CLEARED

    Westbound I-94 is closed at Riverside Drive in Battle Creek, Calhoun County, due to a multiple vehicle crash.
    A detour route will be signed. Motorists may want to consider using an alternate route for their morning commutes.  (MDOT)

  • Amber Alert for Battle Creek teenager

    Posted by Tim Abramowski

    An Amber Alert has been cancelled after a Battle Creek teenager has been found safe

    BATTLE CREEK - Police are on the lookout for a missing Battle Creek teenager (  Morgan Renee Schug ) who they say is in extreme danger.
    Police described her as a white female, 14 years old, 5'1" tall and 160 pounds.
    She has brown eyes and brown hair.
    She was last seen W. Michigan Avenue and Dunning Avenue in Battle Creek at around 6 p.m. Wednesday.

  • Overnite weather

    Posted by Tim Abramowski

    Conditions will worsen as the evening goes on...a Winter Storm Watch is in effect for the entire 590 KZO listtening area from late tonight through late Monday night...up to 8 inches of snow can be expected in the watch area once the storm is over....and the Monday morning commute is expected to find snow covered and slippery roads...so be careful...

  • Accident I94 near I69

    Posted by Tim Abramowski

    tipster....Accident on WB 94 near the I-69 interchange has traffic moving slow thru that area

  • Accident 131 (St. Joe County)

    Posted by Tim Abramowski

    Police in St. Joseph County have closed US-131 just south of Constantine because of a crash shortly before 10:00. Emergency crews are on the scene.

  • Accident I94

    Posted by Tim Abramowski

    Thanks Tipster....Jack knife semi on EB 94 just west of Jackson.   Trailer across both lanes. Tractor in ditch. One lane of traffic routed around on shoulder.

  • Accident 131 NB

    Posted by Tim Abramowski

    Cleared

    Accident on NB 131 from WB 94....1 lane is blocked, involves Car and a Semi

  • MDOT STATEMENT

    Posted by Tim Abramowski

    The two crashes in Van Buren County (Paw Paw and Mattawan) and the crash in Kalamazoo County (Sprinkle Road) are cleared and all lanes are open to traffic.

    Motorists are reminded to reduce their speeds and watch for ice.

  • EB I-94 Accident

    Posted by Tim Abramowski

    Eastbound I-94 near Paw Paw is clearing up, but a jack-knifed semi is forcing lane closures on eastbound I-94 near Mattawan.

    Eastbound I-94 is closed near Paw Paw after an accident involving three semi-trailers.
    One of the three semis flipped, according to Van Buren County Sheriff's Department officials.
    The eastbound lanes are shut down between the Paw Paw and Mattawan exits as crews work to tow the damaged trucks away.
    Traffic is being rerouted north to Red Arrow Highway

  • lane closures on I-94 near Mile Marker 107

    Posted by Tim Abramowski

    There are lane closures on I-94 near Mile Marker 107 west of I-69 in Calhoun County due to a crash.
    One lane is open in each direction. The westbound passing lane is open and the eastbound driving lane is open.

  • Semi Blocking Roadway

    Posted by Tim Abramowski

    CLEARED

    Semi blocking 'D' Avenue near the Kalamazoo River. (Should be cleared shortly)