The Michigan Department of Transportation has closed M59 at Crooks after a semi truck hit an overpass.
The truck hit the bridge around 2:30 p.m. Wednesday. Shortly after the truck hit the bridge, MDOT announced the highway was closed.
At 3:00, MDOT sent out this picture of the accident:
M-59 east closed at Crooks for crash at Auburn Rd. This is why height matters. pic.twitter.com/J6A63GALj1— MDOT - Metro Detroit (@MDOT_MetroDet) January 20, 2016
Eastbound M59 has been closed in the area. Drivers will need to find a different route.