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I-24 westbound open near 38mm in Massac Co. after crash backed up traffic into Ky.

This was near the 38 mile marker on the Illinois side of the Ohio River Bridge.
This was near the 38 mile marker on the Illinois side of the Ohio River Bridge.(Storyblocks.com)
Published: Jan. 15, 2022 at 12:31 PM CST|Updated: Jan. 15, 2022 at 2:51 PM CST
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MASSAC COUNTY, Ill. (KFVS) - All lanes of Interstate 24 westbound are open after a tractor-trailer crash in Massac County.

This was near the 38 mile marker on the Illinois side of the Ohio River Bridge.

On Saturday morning, January 15, westbound traffic was backed up for almost 11 miles.

According to the McCracken County Sheriff’s Office, this backed up traffic into Kentucky.

According to IDOT, while the truck was cleared from the interstate around noon, traffic would take several hours to return to normal speed.

The site was clear by 2:30 p.m. on Saturday.

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