Sat., 11:32 pm: Multi-car accident closes Route 422

NILES — Police are on the scene investigating a crash involving multiple vehicles along state Route 422, which has closed a portion of the route near Tibbetts Wick Road.

Ohio Highway Patrol responded to the accident about 10:19 p.m. near Bellwood Avenue, officials said.

Troopers were still on the scene at press time, but the dispatch center reported at least five cars were involved.

At 11:15 p.m., OSP was unclear if anyone was injured in the crash. The extent of the damage to the vehicles and roadway were also not known.