DEKALB COUNTY, Ind. (WANE) — Northbound lanes of Interstate 69 near U.S. 6 were closed early Friday after two semis collided and spilled lumber on travel lanes.
I-69 NB has ALL LANES CLOSED at MM 341 in Steuben County. Traffic is being diverted into US 6 at MM 334 in DeKalb County. Plan accordingly!— INDOT Northeast (@INDOTNortheast) September 6, 2019
The crash took place around 6:30 a.m. near mile marker 331, two miles north of the S.R. 8 exit at Auburn and Garrett, officials said. The interstate goes from two lanes to one in a construction zone there.
The trucks spilled lumber onto the roadway as a result of the crash.
Traffic was being diverted into U.S. 6 at mile marker 334 in DeKalb County. Lanes were closed for several hours.