UPDATE (11:13pm): Lansing Township Police confirm that one child has sustained critical injuries after an early morning crash near I-496.
An SUV with six people inside crashed into a guard rail along W. Main Street, the connecting ramp between St. Joseph and Malcolm X streets in Lansing.
Four of those people were children. Police say there were multiple injuries, however only know of one child in critical condition.
A second car was then hit by something that came off the SUV when it crashed, police say for example a tire.
The cause of the crash is still under investigation. Police say alcohol and speed may have been a factor.
A ramp is back open in Lansing this morning after emergency crews responded to a serious traffic crash near I-496 involving multiple vehicles.
It happened just after 2AM on W. Main St. which is the connecting ramp between St. Joseph and Malcolm X streets.
It’s unclear the cause of the crash or how many people were hurt but our crews say at least 2 vehicles were involved.
Our crews also say they saw a young boy being carried away by paramedics.
The ramp was shut down for about 3 hours.
We’ll be sure to update you when we learn more.