Lanes of I-270 east reopened following vehicle fire on city's south side


FRANKLIN COUNTY, Ohio — The Franklin County Sheriff's Office said the eastbound lanes of I-270 were shut down on the city's south side following a vehicle fire.

The lanes have since been reopened.

Authorities say the closure was in the area of Alum Creek Drive and U.S. 33. The call came in at 3:15 p.m.

The scene is now clear and there were no injuries, police said.