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UPDATE: US-41/US-2 reopens west of Bark River after tanker truck, pickup truck crash

A Menominee County Sheriff’s Deputy on scene said that the driver and passenger of the pickup truck were taken to the hospital for unknown injuries.
US-41/US-2 blocked off because of a crash between a tanker truck and a pickup truck the morning...
US-41/US-2 blocked off because of a crash between a tanker truck and a pickup truck the morning of Feb. 15. 2021.(WLUC/Grace Blair)
Published: Feb. 15, 2021 at 11:08 AM EST|Updated: Feb. 15, 2021 at 1:43 PM EST
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BARK RIVER, Mich. (WLUC) - UPDATE: As of 1:35 p.m. eastern, the Delta County Sheriff’s Office says US-41/US-2 has reopened after the tanker truck and pickup truck crash Monday morning.

The highway was closed for more than three hours.

A Menominee County Sheriff’s Deputy on scene said that the driver and passenger of the pickup truck were taken to the hospital for unknown injuries.

No other details have been released. This story will be updated with any new information as it becomes available.

ORIGINAL STORY: A major highway is closed in the southern Upper Peninsula following a crash.

According to the Menominee County Sheriff’s Office and Delta County Sheriff’s Office, US-41/US-2 is closed at the Menominee and Delta county line, just west of Bark River after a crash involving a tanker truck and a pickup truck.

A Menominee County Sheriff’s Deputy on scene said that the driver and passenger of the pickup truck were taken to the hospital for unknown injuries.

Drivers are asked to avoid the area if possible, and expect backups and delays if you are traveling in this area. Menominee County Sheriff’s Office says investigators are heading to the scene, and the highway may be closed for a couple of hours.

TV6′s Grace Blair is on scene and will have more details as she gets them. This story will be updated with any new information.

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