LAKE COUNTY, Ohio – The Ohio State Highway Patrol is investigating a crash that shut down I-90 eastbound at S.R. 44 and Vrooman Road and I-90 at S.R. 615 for several hours Friday night.
OSHP has cited ‘following too close’ as the cause of the crash.
The Lake County Sheriff’s Office said two tractor-trailers and multiple cars were involved in the crashes. One accident involved three tractor-trailers and two vehicles. The second accident involved a tractor-trailer that jackknifed.
The accident happened at 8:05 p.m. Friday and I-90 was closed until after 2:00 a.m. Saturday.
Officials said one person was transported to Cleveland Metro with non-life threatening injuries. Two others suffered minor injuries.
The scene of the crash was in the area where dozens of cars were damaged in a serious pileup on Christmas Eve.