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Police: Semi crashes into Pippin Road overpass, closing lanes on I-275 Tuesday night

Troopers checking structural integrity of bridge
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Posted at 10:57 PM, Sep 01, 2020
and last updated 2020-09-02 13:20:30-04

COLERAIN TWP, Ohio. — A semi crash closed a portion of I-275 late Tuesday night.

The crash happened just after 9 p.m. near the Pippin Road overpass. An Ohio State Highway Patrol trooper at the scene said the semi went off the road on I-275 and momentum carried him up the hill as the truck crashed into the overpass at Pippin Road.

At of 10:45 p.m., one eastbound lane was open with all westbound lanes closed. The highway reopened around 4:45 a.m. Wednesday.

Pippin Road was closed as troopers investigated the structural integrity of the bridge.

One person was transported from the scene with unknown injuries, according to Hamilton County dispatchers.