Update: All lanes re-opened on I-71 NB after crash Wednesday afternoon

Staff report

Traffic on all three lanes going northbound on Interstate 71 are open after a semi-trailer truck carrying a steel product crashed Wednesday afternoon.

At least two lanes were closed between U.S. Route 36/37 and state Route 61 at about 1:42 p.m.

One lane of traffic was able to get by on the left shoulder but long delays were expected, according to the Ohio Department of Transportation District 6.

Traffic was also able to move on the left lane and minor injuries were reported, according to the Ohio State Highway Patrol.

Staff report