Truck crashes on freeway exit near Walker
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Truck crashes on freeway exit near Walker

WALKER, Mich. (WOOD) — A semi-trailer truck crashed at a freeway interchange in Grand Rapids Wednesday morning, closing the freeway entrance for hours.

It happened around 6:45 a.m. on the exit ramp from northbound US-131 to westbound I-96 in Walker. Photos posted online by Michigan State Police AND Walker Firefighters show how the truck landed in the grass while going down the ramp.


Truck crashes on freeway exit near Walker
A semi-trailer truck exits northbound US-131 onto westbound I-96 on July 10, 2024. (Courtesy of Michigan State Police)
A semi-trailer truck exits northbound US-131 onto westbound I-96 on July 10, 2024. (Courtesy of Michigan State Police)

State police say speed was a factor in the crash.

Police said the truck driver was not injured.

The ramp was closed until about 10 a.m.