Accident, downed light poles cause delays on I-480 heading in both directions
NORTH OLMSTED, Ohio — An accident and downed light poles have caused delays for those traveling on Interstate 480 Wednesday night.
According to North Olmsted Fire Department, multiple vehicles were involved in a crash between Stearns Road and Great Northern Road.
According to ODOT, the accident was caused by an overturned cement truck. All lanes of I-480E were closed at Stearns Road for multiple hours.
As of 8 p.m. all lanes of I-480E have been reopened.
Fire officials say there are no injuries reported at this time.
Meanwhile, ODOT says lanes are restricted in the same location of I-480 heading westbound due to downed light poles. As of 8 p.m., several lanes of I-480W remain closed as the poles are being removed from the road.
Officials say these lanes will reopen shortly.
This is a developing story. FOX 8 will provide more updates as they become available.