CASCADE TWP., Mich (WZZM) - Eastbound I-96 near the M-6 interchange is back open after an accident closed it for several hours overnight.

According to police a tow truck driver was changing a motorist flat tire on the side of the highway around 10:45 Wednesday night, when a third vehicle crashed into the tow truck. The highway was te-opened around 2:00 a.m.

The driver of the tow truck and the driver of the vehicle that hit them were both taken to the hospital with unknown injuries.