All lanes back open on I-555 in Jonesboro following crash

All lanes back open on I-555 in Jonesboro following crash
I-555 and Washington Ave. crash (Source: Jonesboro Police Department)

JONESBORO, Ark. (KAIT) - According to ArDOT, all lanes are back open on I-555 following a one vehicle crash earlier Tuesday afternoon.

According to a Facebook post from Jonesboro police, the crash was cleared around 5:40 p.m. on I-555 after traffic was shut down for just over an hour.

Update 5:40pm: Accident cleared. All units resumed normal traffic. Please continue to use caution in the area. All...

Posted by Jonesboro Police Department on Tuesday, August 13, 2019

According to a report from E911 Director Jeff Presley, the crash involved one vehicle with two people inside.

Officials cleared a landing spot on the interstate to allow two helicopters to land.

According to a Jonesboro Police Facebook post, the SUV ran off the road and collided with a tree in the ditch, and reportedly became entangled in guardrail over the Lacy Drive overpass.

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