9-Car Crash Stalls Traffic on I-71 North

Posted on: 8:13 am, March 20, 2013, by

Nine-car crash on I-71 northbound in Middleburg Heights. (Photo Credit: SkyFOX)

Nine-car crash on I-71 northbound in Middleburg Heights. (Photo Credit: SkyFOX)

MIDDLEBURG HEIGHTS, Ohio — A nine-car accident has caused significant backup on Interstate 71 northbound near Route 82.

The crash happened sometime around 7:30 a.m. in the high-speed lane near the Bagley Road exit, the Ohio State Highway Patrol tells Fox 8 News.

It was not immediately clear how the accident occurred, but no injuries have been reported.

The road is not closed; however, traffic is backed up and moving slowly past the crash site. Motorists should be advised of the delay.

Stick with Fox 8 News and FOX8.com for details as they become available.

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