I-94 reopened in west Michigan after 32-car crash

The Michigan State Police had to close Interstate 94 due to a massive pileup near the west Michigan city of Mattawan Wednesday morning.

According to FOX 17, Michigan State Police closed the westbound lanes of the highway at M-40 in Van Buren County because of a 32-car accident. 

Police said there are several minor injuries but none are life-threatening. 

Around 11 a.m., the highway was reopened.

A cause of the accident has not been released but it is likely weather-related. Western Michigan has been seeing lake-effect snow all morning with 3.3 inches of snow already on the ground in Kalamazoo as of 6:30 Thursday morning and 4 inches on the ground in Paw Paw, according to FOX 17.

Mattawan is a 25 minutes west of Kalamazoo.

Authorities did not offer any additional information. 

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