Posted on Jan 22, 2024

Jacknifed semi-trailer blocks lanes on I-94 east of Chesterton

CHESTERTON, IN - The Indiana Department of Transportation said a truck accident was affecting traffic in Porter County on Monday morning.

According to an alert on INDOT TrafficWise at 9:34 a.m., a semi-trailer jackknifed on Interstate 94 eastbound.  Two right lanes of the interstate were blocked from US 421 to Exit 40A-40B-US 20, about 10 to 14 miles east of Chesterton.  

Drivers were advised to expect closures for the next three hours while the scene was being cleared.