Crash closes I-70 east of Buckeye Lake

Early morning crash causes traffic backup in Licking County

LICKING COUNTY, Ohio (WCMH) — The eastbound lanes of I-70 are closed in eastern Licking County due to a crash.

The crash happened shortly after 4 a.m. on Interstate 70 near State Route 668, east of Buckeye Lake.

According to the Ohio Department of Transportation, the eastbound lanes are shut down as of 4:16 a.m.

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