News From Terre Haute, Indiana

Local & Bistate

June 28, 2013

One injured in multi-vehicle crash

A multi-vehicle crash injured one person and stopped traffic in the westbound lanes of Interstate 70 in Putnam County Thursday, authorities said.

Police said they believe that the injury sustained by the individual is not life threatening.

Indiana State Police said the crash, which occurred just east of the 41-mile marker, involved four passenger cars and four semi-trailers.

The westbound lanes were closed for hours to clear the wreckage and clean up approximately 500 gallons of diesel fuel, police said.

Traffic was diverted on to U.S. 40, police said.

At around 9:30 p.m., police announced that all lanes were open and the investigation was complete.

Indiana State Police said they were assisted by Putnam County EMS, Putnam County Sheriff's Office and Cloverdale Fire/Rescue at the scene.

 

1
Text Only | Photo Reprints
Local & Bistate
Latest News
TribStar.com Poll
AP Video
Raw: Fatal Ferry Boat Accident Raw: Ferry Sinks Off South Korean Coast Raw: Kan. Shooting Suspect Faces Judge Ukraine: Military Recaptures Eastern Airport Today in History for April 16th Tributes Mark Boston Bombing Anniversary Raw: Storm Topples RVs Near Miss. Gulf Coast NASA Showcases Lunar Eclipse Pistorius Cries During Final Cross-Examination Raw: Horse Jumping Inspires 'Bunny Hop' Are School Dress Codes Too Strict? India's Transgenders Celebrate Historic Ruling At Boston Marathon, a Chance to Finally Finish Suspicious Bags Found Near Marathon Finish Line Freeze Leaves Florida Panhandle With Dead Trees Town, Victims Remember Texas Blast Michael Phelps Set to Come Out of Retirement US Supports Ukraine's Efforts to Calm Tensions First Women Move to Army Platoon Artillery Jobs Suspect in Kansas Shootings Faces Murder Charges
NDN Video
Parade
Magazine

Click HERE to read all your Parade favorites including Hollywood Wire, Celebrity interviews and photo galleries, Food recipes and cooking tips, Games and lots more.
  • -

     

    March 12, 2010

activity