Semi crash backs up I-70 East

An accident involving a semi around 8 p.m. shut down the eastbound lanes for more than an hour Saturday night in the area of I-70 at U.S. 68. The crash also caused a major backup.

The Ohio State Highway Patrol's Springfield Post investigated the incident.

There is no word on injuries.

We are working to learn more and will update this report as we get details.