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I-70 East reopens after cargo container falls off trailer

Published: Wednesday, November 06, 2019 @ 1:03 PM
Updated: Wednesday, November 06, 2019 @ 3:32 PM

EB I-70 ramp to NB I-75 shut down after semi loses cargo

UPDATE @ 3:32 p.m.:

The Interstate 70 East ramp to Interstate 75 North has been reopened after a cargo container fell off a trailer, according to the Ohio State Highway Patrol.

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A cargo container has fallen off a trailer on the eastbound I-70 ramp to northbound I-75 in Butler Twp. 

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The incident was first reported around 12:45 p.m. and has blocked the ramp. 

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It was not immediately known whether any injuries were reported. 

Tow trucks arrived on the scene around 1:20 p.m. and have begun assessing how to remove the container. 

We have a crew on the scene and we’ll update this story as we learn more.