According Ionia County Sheriff Dale Miller said there was an attempted murder suicide on I-96.

Around 9:40 p.m. January 6 a deputy responded to an incident on the freeway near Nash Highway in Boston Township. Upon arriving at the scene, the deputy discovered two people off the roadway. Both were dead.

A third victim was inside a vehicle and injured from an apparent gunshot wound.

The Deputy was able to give aid to the victim inside the vehicle until other help arrived. That third victim was transported to the hospital in critical condition.

Eastbound I-96 was closed from mile markers 52 to 64 in Ionia County, according to dispatchers while law enforcement investigated the incident.

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