Southbound I-465 reopens near East 56th Street following semi fire

Photo courtesy of IFD.

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind.– All lanes of southbound I-465 are closed near East 56th Street and North Shadeland Avenue on the east side due to a semi fire.

The crash was reported before 2 p.m.

INDOT says drivers should avoid this area while the fire is put out and cleaned up. The Inidianapolis Fire Department (IFD) says 125 gallons of diesel leaked into a nearby ditch.

No injuries were reported.