ODOT video shows semi overturn, fall over Cincinnati overpass

Published: Thursday, April 18, 2019 @ 10:25 AM

An ODOT camera in the Cincinnati area captured a semi that overturned and fell off a highway overpass.

Dramatic video of a semi overturning on an Interstate 471 overpass in Cincinnati Wednesday shows the semi’s load shift, causing the trailer and cab to fall off the bridge.

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Two people are hospitalized with serious injuries, according to our media partners at WCPO-TV.

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According to the Cincinnati Fire Department, the truck rolled off the overpass from northbound I-471 to Third Street in Mount Adams, landing upside down at the bottom of another road. 

Approximately 30 rescue crew members worked for nearly an hour to remove the two people who were trapped inside the semi, WCPO says. They were transported to an area hospital.