Multi-car crash on I-77 causes midday traffic back-up

INDEPENDENCE, OH (WOIO) - A midday accident involving at least eight cars caused traffic delays Friday afternoon.

The accident happened around 12:30pm at I-77 N between Chestnut and Rockside Road.

There were eight cars involved.

According to ODOT, the area was shut down for a couple hours while the scene was cleaned up.

Police tell us there were injuries but names and conditions have not been released.

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