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Crash Closes US-131 During Morning Commute

Posted at 8:26 AM, Sep 10, 2013
and last updated 2013-09-10 14:57:43-04

Crash blocks US-131 southbound at Post Drive. (FOX 17)

PLAINFIELD TOWNSHIP, Mich. — A six-car crash during the Tuesday morning commute led to the shutdown of southbound US-131 at Post Drive around 8:15 a.m.

AeroMed was called in, and the helicopter was expected to land on the southbound lanes.

All traffic was directed off the expressway to Post Drive and back onto southbound US-131 using the Post Drive entrance ramp.

The crash took place during a backup that stretched from a lane closure at Ann Street back to 10 Mile in Rockford.