Heavy rain to blame for I-70 crash

Heavy rain is to blame for a Wednesday afternoon crash on Interstate 70.

Posted: May 30, 2018 3:34 PM
Updated: May 30, 2018 5:48 PM

VIGO COUNTY, Ind. (WTHI) - Heavy rain is to blame for a Wednesday afternoon crash on Interstate 70.

It happened just before 1:00 near the Indiana/Illinois state line.

Officials told us a mother was driving with her three children when she hydroplaned on wet pavement and hit a guardrail.

Nobody was hurt.

Both the vehicle and the guardrail were severely damaged.

Westbound traffic was closed while crews cleaned up the scene.

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