Crash between semi-truck and sedan backs up traffic near Cottage Grove

Oregon DOT reports a crash on Interstate 5 southbound south of Cottage Grove

COTTAGE GROVE, Ore. - Traffic is now flowing smoothly, but a crash on I-5 southbound near Cottage Grove briefly backed cars up for more a period of time on Monday night.

An accident between a semi-truck and a sedan took place just before rush hour, and crews remained on scene until 6:30 p.m.

There is no word yet on what caused the crash or if anyone was injured, but we will update this story with new information as it is made available.