NB I-75 re-opens after 10 vehicle pile-up

LOCKLAND, OH (FOX19) - A multiple vehicle accident had northbound I-75 closed from Galbraith Road to Shepherd Lane until about 4 a.m. Thursday.

Authorities say the accident occurred around 8:30 p.m. Wednesday when an Arlington Heights police cruiser was struck by another vehicle during a traffic stop. Shortly after that accident happened, a 10-car pile up happened behind where the cruiser was struck. That accident included a jack-knifed tractor trailer.

Seven people have been transported to local hospitals, including three who were taken to University, one to Bethesda North, one to Jewish and one to Children's Hospital. The police officer was taken to the hospital for a minor head injury and has been released.

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