I-74 bridge traffic jammed by crash

bridge backup

A crash on the Illinois-bound lanes of the I-74 bridge backed up traffic for about an hour for morning commuters.

A witness reported the wreck involved a pickup truck and two other cars.  It happened just before 8 a.m. Wednesday, March 6, 2013.

The road was reduced to one open lane for traffic.

Illinois-bound traffic was backed up from the bridge to Middle Road at 8:45 a.m.

All lanes on the bridge were reopened by 9 a.m.