Update: all lanes open after crash on I-65 forces closure

A crash on Interstate 65 Thursday has one southbound lane closed.

Posted: Oct 14, 2017 4:21 PM
Updated: Oct 14, 2017 4:21 PM

UPDATE: At around 6:20 p.m. ISP reported that all lanes on I-65 are now open but slow-going. They advise drivers to be cautious. 

PREVIOUS STORY:

TIPPECANOE COUNTY, Ind. (WLFI) — A crash on Interstate 65 Thursday has one southbound lane closed.

Shortly after 2 p.m. Indiana State Police reported a crash on southbound I-65 about 7 miles south of State Road 38 at mile marker 161 ½, causing a standstill in both lanes.

Police say several vehicles were involved and a semi tanker containing corrosive materials was on its side but was not leaking.

Two minor injuries were reported.

At around 2:30 p.m. the left lane was reported to be open allowing traffic to resume.

As of 3:41 p.m., ISP said traffic was backed up 13 miles to mile marker 174. They warn drivers to use caution.

News 18 will continue to follow this story as it unfolds.

 

 

 

Article Comments

West Lafayette
Clear
61° wxIcon
Hi: 62° Lo: 40°
Feels Like: 61°
Kokomo
Clear
60° wxIcon
Hi: 60° Lo: 38°
Feels Like: 60°
Rensselaer
Clear
59° wxIcon
Hi: 60° Lo: 38°
Feels Like: 59°
Fowler
Clear
59° wxIcon
Hi: 61° Lo: 39°
Feels Like: 59°
Williamsport
Clear
61° wxIcon
Hi: 62° Lo: 40°
Feels Like: 61°
Crawfordsville
Clear
58° wxIcon
Hi: 62° Lo: 41°
Feels Like: 58°
Frankfort
Clear
63° wxIcon
Hi: 61° Lo: 39°
Feels Like: 63°
Delphi
Clear
58° wxIcon
Hi: 61° Lo: 39°
Feels Like: 58°
Monticello
Clear
58° wxIcon
Hi: 62° Lo: 39°
Feels Like: 58°
Logansport
Clear
59° wxIcon
Hi: 59° Lo: 37°
Feels Like: 59°
Frosty Start to Friday, but Warming Up Over the Weekend.
WLFI Radar
WLFI Temps
WLFI Planner

Community Events