I-65 NB open; SB still closed after morning tanker crash - 13 WTHR Indianapolis

I-65 NB open; SB still closed after morning tanker crash

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TIPPECANOE COUNTY -

State police say northbound Interstate 65 northeast of Lafayette is open again after being closed for nearly seven hours after a tanker truck carrying hazardous materials overturned.

Police say the northbound lanes opened about 2 p.m. and the southbound lanes were expected to remained closed another 90 minutes as crews continued to clean up the tanker loaded with 8,000 gallons of heptane, a fuel.

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