Semi crash to shut down Ohio 72 for hours in Greene County

Published: Tuesday, June 27, 2017 @ 8:48 AM
Updated: Tuesday, June 27, 2017 @ 10:20 AM

RAW: Ohio 72 shut down in Greene Co. for semi rollover crash

UPDATE @ 10:20 a.m. 

Ohio 72 is expected to be shut down into the early afternoon following a semi rollover crash. 

>> Read the latest local stories in the Miami Valley 

Content Continues Below

Investigators said the truck was heading north on Ohio 72 when the driver noticed he was starting to drift left of center. The driver overcorrected, went off the side of the road, causing the semi to roll onto its side.

TRENDING: U.S. Marshals Service warns of phone scam in the area 

The driver suffered minor injuries but refused medical treatment, according to state troopers. 

State troopers said the both directions of Ohio 72 are expected to be shut down at Federal Road for a few hours, but an estimated time was not available. 

UPDATE @ 9:30 a.m. 

Ohio 72 remains shut down in both directions following a semi rollover crash near Federal Road in Greene County Tuesday morning. 

State troopers said the driver suffered minor injuries, but refused medical treatment. 

It is unknown how long Ohio 72 is expected to be shut down. 

We’ll update this page as we learn more. 

DeAngelo Byrd/Staff

FIRST REPORT

State troopers and fire crews have responded to a reported rollover crash involving a semi on Ohio 72 near Federal Road in Greene County Tuesday morning. 

>> Read the latest local stories in the Miami Valley 

The crash was first reported around 8:30 a.m. but it was not immediately known if there were any injuries. 

State troopers who arrived on scene reported the semi was off the roadway on its side. 

Dispatchers said Ohio 72 is shut down in both directions at Federal Road for the investigation. 

We’ll update this page as we learn more. 

For updates and more news click here to download our free apps.

Trending - Most Read Stories