Semi crash creates major backups on I-65 in Boone County

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BOONE COUNTY (Feb. 11, 2015) – A semi truck crashed on I-65 in Boone County Wednesday, blocking the interstate.

It happened around 9:45 a.m., blocking the interstate in both directions near mile marker 133/State Road 267. Traffic was getting around on the shoulders in both directions. The driver was taken to an area hospital to be checked out.

Authorities weren’t sure how long it would take to clean up after the crash. Significant backups were expected, and drivers should avoid the area if possible.