One Person Killed In A Three Semi Crash On I-70 That Closed The Highway

CLAY COUNTY, Ind.  –  A fiery crash on I-70 Tuesday night involving 3 semi’s claimed the life of one of the drivers and closed I-70 until early Wednesday morning while crews cleaned up the accident.  According to the Indiana State Police the accident occurred in a construction area near the 26 mile marker on westbound I-70 just after 8pm Tuesday. While the accident was being cleared Traffic heading west on the interstate was diverted at the Cloverdale exit (Exit 41), while eastbound traffic exited at the SR 59 exit for Brazil (Exit 23).  The name of the person killed has not been released at this time.