Westside ramp reopens after closure from overturned semi

A semi hauling paper overturned on the I-70EB ramp to 1-270NB (Carl Todhunter/10TV)
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UPDATE - Columbus Police and the Ohio Department of Transportation reopened the ramp from I-70 eastbound to I-270 northbound on the west side around 8 a.m.

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COLUMBUS, Ohio - Columbus Police say that a major ramp on the west side will be closed for hours.

A semi traveling the ramp from I-70 eastbound to I-270 northbound overturned around 1:00 a.m. on Thursday.

The semi was carrying several tons of paper, according to Columbus Police, and the cleanup is ongoing.

Police say this will affect morning rush hour traffic.