Serious accident closes I-74 westbound at State Road 9

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A serious crash closed Interstate 74 westbound at State Road 9 overnight, north of Shelbyville.  One person was killed, according to Shelby County Sheriff's dispatch.

No names will be released until relatives are notified.

The crash involved a box truck and another vehicle, which was heavily damaged.

The crash occurred approximately one mile west of the exit shortly after 12:30 a.m.  The road re-opened to traffic at approximately 3:30 a.m.

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