Multi-car pile up on Brent Spence Bridge closes two NB lanes

Traffic on Brent Spence around 4:40 p.m.
Traffic on Brent Spence around 4:40 p.m.

(FOX19) - Traffic was slow on the Brent Spence Bridge because of a multi-car pile up on Thursday.

Dispatchers say it happened just after 3 p.m., involving a semi-truck and two other cars.

The accident was on the northbound side of Interstate 71/75 heading into downtown Cincinnati.

The two left lanes were closed, and traffic was backed up from the bridge to south of I-275.

No word yet on the cause of the crash, or if there are any injuries.

We'll keep you updated as more information becomes available.

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