A five-vehicle accident has caused one of the eastbound lanes of Interstate 70 to close beginning at mile marker 204, just east of the East Lawrence interchange.
The Kansas Turnpike Authority has not yet arrived on scene. Lawrence Fire and Medical crews are on scene. There are reportedly at least five extrications. There are reportedly two people in good condition and two who suffered minor injuries.
Both lanes were closed for about 30 minutes. Officers reopened the passing late about 5:20 p.m.