A Battle Creek man is in critical condition after his car hit the back of a semi truck.

The 23-year-old was driving eastbound on I-94 at a high rate of speed near mile marker 83 when his vehicle hit the truck. Then, the car slide out of control and hit the retaining hall.

The driver of the vehicle sustained life-threatening injuries. He was treated at the scene and then transported to the hospital. The driver of the semi-truck was not hurt.

Speed is considered a factor in the crash.

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