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2 semis collide on I-69 in Grant County

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The semi exploded after getting in an accident with two other semis The semi exploded after getting in an accident with two other semis
Chopper13 shows the burned out shell of the truck Chopper13 shows the burned out shell of the truck
Cleanup efforts were still underway at noon. Cleanup efforts were still underway at noon.

Grant County - It took crews over seven hours to clean up from a crash involving two semis that shut down traffic most of the morning. One of the trucks caught fire.

The crash happened around 5:00 am on I-69 at the 60-mile marker in Grant County. One of the semis, which was hauling auto parts, was getting onto I-69 from State Road 22. It was rear-ended by a semi going northbound on I-69.

One of the drivers was taken to a hospital in Marion with minor injuries.

Other vehicles were damaged after striking some of the debris. Traffic was shut down for hours. Crews were able to open up a passing lane around 11:00 am. As of 12:30 pm, all lanes were open again.

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