Semi accident blocks I-70 in Henry County


HENRY COUNTY, Ind. (WISH) – A semi crash early Monday closed eastbound lanes of I-70 in Henry County.

Henry County authorities say the accident happened around the 119 mile marker just before 4 am when a semi crashed, blocking several lanes.

Traffic was be rerouted off of the interstate at State Road 109.  Police say the truck  driver’s injuries were minor.

Shortly after 5:30 a.m., police began to allow traffic caught in the backup to continue their travels around the wreckage.

Police say traffic will continue to be diverted at the 115 mile marker until the crash has been cleared. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others and keep the conversation on topic and civil. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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