I-70 lane shut down for injury crash, 1 hospitalized

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TOPEKA (KSNT) – Crews shut down part of I-70 just outside of Topeka as they work an injury crash early Tuesday morning, according to the Kansas Turnpike Authority.

4:05 a.m.

One person was transported to the hospital after the single-car crash, according to KTA. There are no reports on their condition at this time. The left lane remains closed as crews wait for a tow truck to arrive.

3:09 a.m.

The left lane on I-70 westbound near mile marker 186 is impacted as the Kansas Highway Patrol works the crash scene, dispatchers said. The call came in right before 2:30 a.m. Tuesday.

KTA warns drivers to use caution as they drive through the area. People can move into the righthand lane to continue driving around the crash.

KSNT News has a reporter on the way to learn more information.

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