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All Lanes Southbound I-65 Closed at US-231

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SB I-65 closed at US-231

INDOT is reporting that all lanes southbound I-65 closed between US-231, the Crown Point exit and State Road 2 the Lowell eixt due to a crash.  Drivers can take us-231 west to State Rd. 55 or east as an alternate.

(Photo:  INDOT traffic cam shows Southbound I-65 traffic being exited off US-231, Crown Point exit due to crash reportedly about 4 miles north of the State Rd. 2 Lowell exit)


Traffic Hazard Northbound Lanes I-65 near US-231

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INDOT is advising motorists to use caution, a large generator has somehoe fallen
off a truck and is blocking all lanes northbound I-65 just south of the US-231
Crown Point exit.  Drivers need to be alert of stopping vehicles ahead.


Typical Friday Afternoon Slow-go Eastbound Borman

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Drivers headed toward toward Indiana coming off the Bishop Ford or the Tri-State, or coming in from westbound I-80 are encountering an all lane slowdown heading eastbound.  INDOT is reporting just a heavy volume issue is causing the delay.  Or, typical Friday afternoon volume that will only contiue to build.


Night time road work on I-65

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INDOT reports that road paving work will continue in the Southbound lanes of I-65 between US-231 (Crown Point exit) and State Rd. 2 (Lowell exit) between 8 p.m. CDT Wednesday (9/24/13) and around 8 a.m. CDT Thursday (9/25/13) morning.  Drivers can expect only one lane to be open during the effected hours.  In addition, alternating lane restrictions are possible in the northbound lanes as well.




More night time road work Eastbound Borman

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According to INDOT, starting at 7 p.m. CDT Wednesday (9/25/13) evening three left lanes eastbound on the Borman (I-80/94) will be closed between Exit 2; Indianapolis Blvd. and Exit 5; Cline Ave. (near Hammond) until about 7 a.m. Thursday (9/26/13) morning for road construction work.

Details at:  http://www.in.gov/indot/


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