INDEPENDENCE, Ohio — I-480 eastbound at the I-77 ramp, right before the Valley View bridge, is closed for a three-car crash.

Traffic is backed up and police are asking travelers to avoid the area. Independence police confirmed the information to 3News around 10:30 p.m, but could not share any information on possible injuries or how many people are involved.

There is also no estimate of when the road will re-open. Use I-77 north and southbound for detours.

See the back-up here, courtesy of ODOT.

This is a developing story. Stick with 3News for any additional updates.