Liquor leaks on I-70 after semi crashes

(Provided Photo/Wayne Township Fire Department)

INDIANAPOLIS (WISH) — No one was hurt after a semi crashed on the near southwest side of Indianapolis Tuesday morning.

The Wayne Township Fire Department was called to assist at the crash scene on eastbound Interstate 70 between Sam Jones Expressway and Holt Road.

The fire department tweeted that the truck involved was loaded with various packaged premium liquors. A small amount leaked onto the roadway, but did not create a hazard.

The crash happened around 8:30 a.m. Two hours later, there was still a lengthy traffic back up in the area. There were some lane restrictions in place while crews worked to clear the crash.

No timeline was available for when all lanes would reopen. 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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