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I-71 North reopens in southern Franklin County after debris cleaned up from crash

After being closed through the morning, the highway opened around 1:30 p.m.
Credit: WBNS-TV

The northbound lanes of Interstate 71 between U.S. Route 62 and State Route 665 in southern Franklin County are back open Friday after a crash.

The Ohio Department of Transportation said a semi-tractor trailer overturned around 7:30 a.m.

ODOT said the semi was carrying 18,000 pounds of some type of wooden pellets.

The northbound lanes were shut down as crews cleaned up debris from the crash.

The road reopened around 1:30 p.m.

No one was hurt.