I- 71 South near downtown Columbus reopens after 8 vehicle crash

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COLUMBUS, Ohio -- Drivers faced serious delays driving into downtown this morning following a multi-vehicle crash on I-71 South.

Columbus Police closed I-71 southbound in downtown at I-670 for several hours.

Authorities say 8 vehicles were involved in the crash and several victims were transported to area hospitals with minor injuries.

The road remained closed while crews clean up the oil and debris, according to police.

Police reopened the roadway at approximately 9:30 am.

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