HOBART, Ind. (CBS) — Two people were injured and two trucks caught fire Tuesday morning after three semi-trucks crashed in Northwest Indiana.READ MORE: Dixmoor Sends Plea For Help As Water Pressure Down To A Trickle In Parts Of South Suburb
The crash shut down all northbound lanes, and police had opened one lane by 8:15 a.m.
The three semis crashed while traveling northbound on Interstate 65 near Ridge Road around 3:24 a.m., Indiana State Police said.READ MORE: Advocate Aurora Health Fires 440 Staffers For Failing To Comply With COVID-19 Vaccine Requirement
A driver and passenger in one of the trucks were transported to an area hospital, but details on their conditions were not immediately known.
About an hour and a half later, while fire crews were still clearing the crash, two of the trucks burst in to flames, police said.MORE NEWS: Man Shot And Killed In Logan Square
All lanes on the interstate were blocked as of 7:10 a.m.