UPDATE: Semi Crash Closes I-275 to I-74 Ramp
By Mike Perleberg
Update posted at 10:38 a.m.:
The Ohio Department of Transportation says that the ramp from I-275 northbound to I-74 westbound will be closed until about 2:00 p.m. Tuesday.
A semi hauling a load of peanuts overturned on the 270-degree turn ramp a little after 9:00 a.m.
Motorists are advised to use an alternate route until the ramp reopens.
Original story posted at 9:26 a.m.:
(Whitewater Township, Oh.) – An overturned semi trailer has shut down the ramp from Interstate 275 northbound to Interstate 74 westbound in Whitewater Township.
The accident happened just after 9:00 a.m. on the looping right-hand turn which is a common place for such crashes.
Reports indicated the driver of the semi was trapped and injured.
Hamilton County dispatchers said the ramp is closed. There is no word when it may reopen.