Multiple car wrecks in snow on U.S. 131 in Michigan.
Michigan State Police troopers responded to multiple wrecks on US-131 near Rockford on Tuesday. The slideoffs and wrecks occurred in the northbound lanes just north of 10 Mile Road in Algoma Township. At least six cars went into the ditch, according to Michigan State Police. The crashes occurred because of rapidly forming ice on the pavement. MSP did not have any reports of injuries. The northbound lanes of the highway were shut down for about two hours to clear the crashes.