WB I-94 closure at Trumbull expected to open before morning rush

WB I-94 closure at Trumbull expected to open before morning commute

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A watermain break caused a watery mess for drivers along I-94 near Trumbull on Wednesday. Michigan State Police closed westbound I-94 and diverted drivers off the interstate at the Lodge. The closure is expected to reopen before the Thursday morning commute.

In the meantime, MDOT has suggested an alternative route.
 
DETOUR INFORMATION

1) Take M-10 southbound
2) Merge I-75 southbound
3) Merge I-96 westbound
4) Return to I-94 westbound
EDITOR'S NOTE:  See map for further clarification.

The flooding began about 4:30 p.m. Wednesday. MDOT says cold temperatures could be to blame for the water main break. Detroit Water and Sewerage Department is fronting the repairs.

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