Nichole Hannahs

3 Semi Accident Closes I-70 at I-77/One Lane Now Open

by Nichole Hannahs on May 8, 2012 at 10:31 am


The Ohio Department of Transportation says one lane is now open on I-70 after an accident Monday night.


The State Highway Patrol says a crash on Interstate 70 has shut down part of the roadway.

The crash occurred on Interstate 70 westbound at I-77 around 11pm Monday night. The patrol said three semi’s crashed causing damage to a bridge, no one was injured.

The Ohio Department of Transportation is on the scene.

Motorists are being directed onto I-77 northbound to US 22 back onto 77 southbound and onto 70.

Byesville Road that runs underneath the bridge is closed between Reservoir and Oakwood Roads due to falling debris.