Multiple vehicle accident snarls traffic on I-469

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WANE)  Multiple crashes in the northbound lanes of I-469 between between Maplecrest and State Road 37 snarled traffic Thursday morning. One crash involved at least ten vehicles, according to Fort Wayne dispatchers. Traffic was at a standstill for a while as crews cleaned up the scene.

crashed cars on I-469
Two cars involved in the accident on I-469 hit the median retaining wall.

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Motorists had been asked to avoid the area as all lanes were closed.  There are no serious injuries reported.

White out conditions and icy roads combined with bitter cold temps have the the morning commute treacherous in some areas. provides commenting on many stories to allow for constructive discussion. In order to comment, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms and Conditions. Anyone violating these terms, including the use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinion of others. If you see an inappropriate comment, flag it so our moderators can review.

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