UPDATE: I 70 open again after crash closed interstate east of State Road 9

 A serious accident on I 70 east of State Road 9 closed the interstate in both directions for a short time on Saturday morning. The eastbound lanes were closed for briefly while an air ambulance landed at the scene.  The westbound lanes were closed for around two hours, re-opening around noon,  while emergency crews cleaned up the accident scene. 

According to dispatch the accident involved two semi trucks and a passenger vehicle.

An air ambulance transported one person from the scene but no word about seriousness of the injuries.