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Construction materials spill from truck to briefly close SR 741 in Miami Twp. 

Published: Wednesday, January 16, 2019 @ 7:07 PM

Construction materials spill leading to brief shutdown of SR 741

Construction materials -- nails, screws, chairs, wallboard and other materials -- were strewn all over the roadway from a large truck hauling a Dumpster unit in the 8100 block of N. Springboro Pike (SR 741) in Miami Twp. just before 6:30 p.m.

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Miami Twp. police officers said witnesses told them drivers were using their horns to alert the driver, who didn't stop. 

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Street crews worked about a half-hour to clear the debris. 

The spill caused the shutdown of state Route 741 North initially, and later SR 741 South for a short period. 

No injuries were reported.

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