Posted on Feb 16, 2024

Crash on I-70 causes rush-hour delays on east side of Indianapolis

INDIANAPOLIS, IN - Drivers were encountering rush-hour delays on the east side of Indianapolis Friday morning due to an accident on Interstate 70,

According to an alert by WIBC Traffic at 8:15 a.m., the crash happened on eastbound I-70 at Arlington Avenue.  The left lane and right shoulder of the interstate were blocked as emergency crews responded to the scene.

The report said the incident had created a three-lane bottleneck through the crash site, backing up traffic past the Emerson Avenue exit at least a half mile away.