The crash around 7:36 a.m. closed the artery’s eastbound lanes in the middle of the morning commute. Traffic was routed to 36th Street and Burton Street.
Witnesses said the woman was driving westbound in the eastbound right lane in the 2200 block east of Byron Center Avenue.
The semi driver was unhurt. The victim was only described as a “40-year-old Byron Center woman.”
Investigation of the crash continued most of the morning.