POLICE: All children in stable condition after crash on U.S. 127

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UPDATE (12/22/21 – 3:11 P.M.) – Police say that all children involved in the accident on U.S. 127 are in stable condition.

The identity of the 33-year-old man who died during the crash has not yet been released.

Initial investigation shows that the car was traveling north on U.S. 127, eventually leaving the road and hitting the end of a bridge.

The investigation is still ongoing.

UPDATE (9:25 P.M.) – The Lansing Police Department has confirmed that the driver, a 33-year-old man has died in the crash. Four other children were also in the crash.

A 4-year-old girl is in stable condition, a 4-year-old boy is in the hospital with life-threatening injuries, a 3-year-old boy is in stable condition and a 7-month-old baby boy has life-threatening injuries.

The Lansing Fire Department was first on scene. The crash is still under investigation and police cannot confirm if the children and driver were related.

Correction: Four children were in the car, not five.

LANSING, Mich. (WLNS) — There is a major traffic backup on U.S. 127 near the Dunckel Rd exit.

All lanes are closed and you should avoid the area.

There is a significant amount smoke in the area as well.

6 News has someone on the scene and are working to learn more information.

Stay with us to find out the latest.

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