I-696 is closed in both directions at Greenfield after a semi-truck slammed into the median wall.
There's no word on any injuries.
Traffic is backed up significantly in the area.
In a tweet, MDOT says the freeway will be closed for "many hours."
E/W 696 will be CLOSED many hours. Detours:
EB = SB M-10, EB M-8, NB 75, EB 696
WB = SB 75, WB M-8, NB M-10, WB 696
— MDOT - Metro Detroit (@MDOT_MetroDet) October 23, 2017