INDIANAPOLIS (WXIN) — Indiana State Police were on the scene of a crash that left two people dead Thursday night in the westbound lanes of Interstate 70.

ISP confirmed that two people died in a crash on I-70 WB at mile marker 92.7 involving at least one vehicle and a semi-truck. ISP troopers were dispatched to the scene of the accident around 7:40 p.m. after receiving reports of a serious vehicle accident on the interstate.

The interstate remained shut down for a time as ISP is diverted traffic to the Mount Comfort Road exit.

The cause of the crash remains under investigation.