Lumber spilled on I-69 after semis collide


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.

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.

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