1 dead, 3 in critical condition after wrong-way crash on I-96

Posted at 3:57 PM, Sep 05, 2014
and last updated 2014-09-05 20:14:21-04

MARNE, Mich. -- A woman from Grand Rapids is dead and three other people are in critical condition Friday after a wrong-way head-on crash on eastbound I-96 near the Marne exit.

The crash happened at about 3:36 p.m., according to officials on the scene.

According to Ottawa County dispatchers, Aero Med was dispatched to the crash.

I-96 was closed in both directions, but has since been reopened.

Police officials say the woman who was killed was the wrong-way driver.  Her identity has not been released.