ALTO, Mich. (WZZM) -- A Michigan State Police vehicle has been struck while responding to a multi-vehicle crash on I-96.
The multiple car crash happened around 10:30 a.m. near Morse Lake Road on westbound I-96.
Police say that the trooper had parked in the right lane while investigating a crash and traffic had been routed into the left lane to pass the scene. A driver merged into the right lane and accelerated to get past the traffic back-up and lost control, rear-ending the police cruiser.
The trooper was in the vehicle when it was hit. He has been taken to a local hospital with minor injuries.