I-69 traffic flowing again after emergency road repair

HUNTINGTON COUNTY, Ind. (WANE) Traffic on a stretch of Interstate 69 in Huntington County is flowing again after crews made emergency repairs to the surface of the roadway Friday.

Just before 11 a.m. Friday, Indiana State Police reported a five-mile backup on northbound I-69 at the 291 mile marker in Huntington County because of emergency road repairs. The 291 mile marker is five miles south of the Lafayette Center Road/I-469 interchange.

Police asked motorists to avoid that stretch of I-69 if possible.

Around 3 p.m., police said the repairs were completed and traffic was moving steadily.