I-80 open in Hubbard following multi-vehicle accident

Interstate 80 crash Mercer

HUBBARD, Ohio (WKBN) -Both lanes have reopened on I-80 in Hubbard near the Ohio/Pa. line following a complete shutdown of both lanes early Friday.

A multi-vehicle accident, involving at least 6 or 7 tractor-trailers happened about 4:45 a.m.

The highway was shut down eastbound for about two hours. Both lanes re-opened about 7:25 a.m.

What goes into clearing an accident so drivers can get moving again?

No injuries were reported.

The Warren post of the Ohio State Highway Patrol is investigating.

Lt. Brian Holt said the patrol, ODOT, and several wreckers were called to clear the crash.


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