Early pile-up closes part of US-131 in Grand Rapids

Posted at 4:55 AM, Jan 06, 2017
and last updated 2017-01-06 09:44:28-05

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. — A crash involving multiple vehicles closed the northbound lanes of US-131 in downtown Grand Rapids early Friday.

The pileup took place around 4:20 a.m., and several injuries were reported.

All lanes of the northbound side of the highway were blocked, and traffic was backed up to Hall Street despite the early hour.

The blockage continued until around 6:30 a.m. when all lanes were reopened.