UPDATE: Westbound lanes of I-670 were reopened as of 10:30 a.m. Tuesday. Original story is below.
COLUMBUS (WCMH) — The westbound lanes of Interstate 670 are closed through Downtown after a multi-vehicle accident Tuesday morning.
The accident was reported about 5:27 a.m., with one person taken to Grant Medical Center in critical condition.
As of 6:15 a.m., the road was closed from I-71 to Neal Avenue/Goodale Street. Also closed were:
- I-71 ramps to I-670 west
- Entrance ramps for I-670 west from Cleveland Avenue, Summit Street and 4th Street
The Ohio Department of Transportation reported that the road was expected to remain closed at least until 10 a.m.
In a second crash after 7 a.m., the right shoulder of I-670 west was closed at Leonard Avenue.
Eastbound traffic is unaffected.