I-71 reopens between I-70 and Frank Road due to flooding

I-71 flooding (Ohio Department of Transportation)

COLUMBUS, Ohio - All lanes of I-71 between I-70 and Frank Road in south Columbus reopened Wednesday afternoon due to flooding.

There are no reports of injuries.

The flooding came after a significant amount of rain in the central Ohio area.

The floodwalls on Greenlawn Avenue and Harmon Avenue were activated on Tuesday but have since been taken down, according to Columbus police.

U.S. 23 is also closed at I-270 in south Columbus because of high water.

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