Accidents on I-70 cause traffic delays

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Traffic is backed up on Interstate 70 as emergency crews work to clear several accidents and stranded vehicles from the roadway.

As of 9:30 a.m. a semi was stuck on the bridge near mile marker 4. 

Other accidents were reported in the area and farther toward Indianapolis. 

One fatality was reported near mile marker 57, closer to Indianapolis. 

Indiana State Police are working with local crews to not only clear the accident scenes but to also clear ice and snow from the roadways. 

Motorists are urged to use caution when traveling I-70. 

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