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SB Lodge closed at 7 Mile in Detroit after retaining wall cap collapses, injures worker

Posted: 8:31 PM, Feb 14, 2020
Updated: 2020-02-15 15:42:00-05

DETROIT (WXYZ) — Part of the southbound Lodge Freeway is closed at 7 Mile Road after 1/4 mile of the retaining wall cap collapsed, injuring a construction worker.

The construction worker suffered minor injuries after being hit by debris from the retaining wall and was taken to the hospital.

The freeway will be closed through the weekend for previously scheduled MDOT construction work.

MSP says traffic will be diverted at 8 Mile.