Crash involving semi closes I-71 south in southwest Franklin County


FRANKLIN COUNTY, Ohio — A crash involving a semi shut down the southbound lanes of I-71 on the southwest side of Franklin County on Wednesday afternoon.

The southbound lanes of I-71 have since been reopened.

According to the Ohio Department of Transportation, the crash happened at around 1 p.m. in the area of U.S. 62 and S.R. 56 when a semi jack-knifed on the highway.

There is no word on any injuries at this time.