UPDATE: Semi overturned on I-80, lanes opened back up

Officials are responding to an accident on I-80 involving a semi-truck, the eastbound lanes are blocked off.

LINCOLN, Neb. (KLKN)- As of 3 a.m. Thursday morning, the lanes closed for the accident on I-80 are now opened back up.


Emergency crews are responding to a reported crash on I-80 involving a semi-truck.

The accident happened around 1 a.m. on Thursday.

A Channel 8 Eyewitness News reporter is on the scene and working to gather more information. Right now, we know that two people have been sent to the hospital for minor injuries, animal control was requested for two dogs that were in the semi, and the eastbound lanes are blocked off from traffic.

It is unclear at this time what caused the accident.

This is a developing story, we will continue to provide more details as they become available.

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