UPDATE AT 6:06 P.M. (WZZM) -- The ramp from northbound U.S. 131 to eastbound I-196 has reopened after police cleared an accident on the roadway.
WALKER, Mich. (WZZM) - Falling temperatures and snowy roads are contributing to worsening travel conditions and many accidents.
Police in West Michigan counties are dealing with "too many slide-offs and accidents to count," according to one Kent County dispatcher.
Ottawa County deputies say traffic on westbound I-96 between Coopersville and Marne is at a standstill because of the icy freeway and numerous accidents.
An accident has closed the ramp from northbound U.S. 131 to eastbound I-196.