Illinois Road back open after 2-vehicle crash near I-69

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FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WANE) — Traffic along Illinois Road was stopped in both directions after a crash Thursday. The roadway has since reopened.

Police and medics were called around 12:45 p.m. to Illinois Road at Interstate 69 on a report of a crash with injuries.

Dispatchers told WANE 15 that two vehicles collided in the area. A dark-colored SUV appeared to have heavy damaged.

It’s not clear how many people were hurt, and how severely. Police have not released information about the crash.

Both eastbound and westbound lanes were closed to traffic. Traffic was flowing again by 1:30 p.m.

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