Wow, a busy Friday drive home! Traffic tipsters alerted us earlier to accidents or incidents on SB Cline Avenue, US-6 @ SR-149, SR-49 exit ramp to EB US-30 in Valpo, US-30 in Dyer toward US-41, inbound Bishop Ford @ 154th St. (outbound as well), 61st St. east of I-65 and I-65. Thanks so much to all our great traffic tipsters! Have safe and Motoriffic weekend!
An earlier rollover crash has been cleared away on 61st St. just east of I-65. Traffic volume remains moderate on both directions of I-65.
Looking north toward SB I-65 traffic near 61st St. and looking north toward SB I-65 traffic near US-30
( photos from INDOT: http://pws.trafficwise.org/ipws/nw/index.html )
A Region traffic tipster alerting drivers to a rollover wreck on 61st St. just east of I-65 shortly after 5:00 pm. Rescue crews are on the scene. Exit ramps onto 61st St. from I-65 could begin backing up. Watch out for stopped vehicles on the ramps.
(photo from INDOT traffic cams)
Looking east from I-65 on 61st Avenue.
A two vehicle crash has the right lane blocked inbound Bishop Ford near 154th Street. Traffic is backing up from 80/94 to 154th Street. Crews assisting at the crash have the left lane blocked causing a big backup inbound Bishop Ford from 111th Street to 154th Street.
Traffic is being affected by an earlier multi-vehicle crash in the wall southbound Cline Avenue just before the Indiana Toll Rd. exit, according to traffic tipsters. In addition, crews are re-paving the left lane southbound Cline Avenue from about the mills to a little past the Toll Rd. which traffic tipsters report is backing up southbound traffic from the mills. Drivers could use Kennedy Avenue or Indianapolis Blvd. as alternates. Drivers should expect delays.
A number of traffic tipsters reporting a multi-vehicle crash that occurred around 3:00 pm on US-6 just west of State Road 149. Traffic headed both westbound and eastbound was reportedly backing up.
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US-41 is closed between SR-10 (south of Lake Village) and SR-14 (north of Morocco) as police continue to investigate an earlier crash that reportedly involved two semis. Traffic tipsters first reported a wreck around 4:10 pm this afternoon that occurred ion the northbound lanes but had blocked both directions of US-41. Newton County Sherriff's Department says the ongoing investigation work is likely to keep the roadway closed until around 8 pm tonight.
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