The Zanesville Post of the Highway Patrol says there were no serious injuries in the Wednesday evening accident and I-70 is open to traffic at the scene of the accident -- west of the Gratiot Exit. -- ***UPDATED
Authorities are on the scene of multiple accidents on Interstate 70 West near the Gratiot Exit.
The passing lane is closed at this time but the right lane is still open.
The eastbound lanes of I-70 in that area are backed up due to emergency personnel trying to get to the scene of the accidents.
Authorities are urging motorists to use extreme caution.