Early Morning I-57 Crash in Franklin County Diverts Traffic

FRANKLIN COUNTY – An early morning traffic crash that happened in Franklin County Wednesday is under investigation.

According to a post from the Franklin County Emergency Management Agency Facebook page, the crash occurred sometime around 2:45 a.m. in the southbound lanes of I-57 around the 68 mile marker near Benton, forcing southbound traffic to be diverted off the interstate at the Benton exit.

No other details are currently available. More information about the crash will be provided as it becomes available.