Semi Crosses Median Into Oncoming Traffic On I-71

  • 3/13/2018 12:32:33 PM
  • Sartaj Singh
  • Local News

RICHLAND CO., OH - A semi lost control and crossed into oncoming traffic on I-71 Tuesday. 

One person was treated and transported with non-life threatening injuries. It is unknown if another car was involved in this crash at this time. 

Fuel was leaking from the gas tank of the truck but has been patched to prevent further leaking. The EMA was dispatched to the scene. 

The left lane of I-71 southbound at mile marker 174 is currently closed as crews work on the scene.

The Ohio State Highway Patrol is handling the investigation.

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