Motorcycle crash causes I-196 slowdown in GR

Posted at 12:37 PM, Nov 08, 2016
and last updated 2016-11-08 13:05:26-05

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. — A motorcycle crash caused some heavy traffic congestion near downtown Tuesday afternoon.

A traffic crash involving a motorcycle happened around 12:20 p.m. Tuesday eastbound on I-196 near the Fuller Ave exit. The left lane of I-196 EB just before the Fuller exit was currently shut down to allow crews access to the scene.

All lanes of EB I-196 were back open at 12:50 p.m. Tuesday.

The extent of the motorcycle driver’s injuries and details of what caused the crash are not yet known.  We will bring you more information as it becomes available. 196-fuller-moto-crash-1