Car fire temporarily closes EB I-96 near Coopersville

Posted at 8:06 AM, Feb 14, 2019
and last updated 2019-02-14 08:14:22-05

OTTAWA COUNTY, Mich. — Drivers are being advised to avoid the eastbound lanes of I-96 near the Coopersville exit in Ottawa County.

Emergency personnel say the lanes are temporarily closed due to a car fire.

As of 8:15 a.m., we’er told eastbound I-96 at the 15 mile marker is opening back up, currently express lane is open and expect fully open soon.

No word on any injuries.

Tune in for detours from our Robb Westaby.