Truck accident shuts down I-70 lanes

September 19, 2011

Interstate 70 westbound lanes at Ronald Reagan Parkway in Hendricks County were closed Monday morning after a tanker overturned. Police said the tanker was carrying uranium, but the container was not damaged and the uranium did not leak. The driver was taken to the hospital with slight injuries. Officials said lanes would be closed until the truck could be removed from a ditch.