Route to airport closed for ‘emergency’ work

WISH File Photo
WISH File Photo

INDIANAPOLIS (WISH) — The Indiana Department of Transportation had to close the westbound exit from Interstate 70 to Indianapolis International Airport Tuesday.

The emergency closure was because of a large, overhead sign that was damaged in a crash. INDOT said it must remove the sign to ensure the safety of drivers.

Eastbound drivers were still able to exit from I-70 to the airport.

There was no timetable for when the westbound exit would reopen. Motorists should seek an alternate route.

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