MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – Morning commuters on Interstate 94 in downtown Minneapolis endured a slow commute Wednesday morning after a crash near the Lowry tunnel involving a semi-truck.
Authorities responded to the crash just before 6 a.m. on I-94 near the Lowry tunnel. The Minnesota State Patrol said it involved a semi-truck and two vehicles, and no serious injuries were reported. Authorities said said a semi traveling westbound on I-94 went over the median and hit two cars that were headed eastbound.READ MORE: COVID In Minnesota: 2,424 Cases, 3 Deaths Reported Friday
The Minnesota State Patrol said lanes of eastbound I-94 were shut down while crews work to clear the semi-truck from the highway.READ MORE: Man Fatally Shot On Downtown St. Paul LRT Platform; 2 Others Killed In Separate Shootings
As of 9 a.m., the scene had cleared.MORE NEWS: Jackie Young Scores 25 For Aces In 93-87 Win Over Lynx
Authorities are still investigating what led up to the accident.