CINCINNATI — I-275 East is open at Kellogg Avenue after crews responded to a crash involving a tanker truck.
The Ohio Department of Transportation reported a crash and fire in the area at around 3:45 p.m. Wednesday. Fire officials said hazmat firefighters investigated the crash, stopping a small leak of non-hazardous chemicals from the truck.
The Cincinnati Fire Department said on Twitter it then worked to unload the rest of the chemical before reopening the road.
I275 UPDATE: Our HazMat FF’s were able to stop a small leak of a non-hazardous chemical from the tanker. We are working with a contractor to unload the rest of the product. We’ll be ready to reopen traffic as soon as we can. @ODOT_Cincinnati @CincyPD— Cincy Fire & EMS (@CincyFireEMS) April 6, 2022
The road reopened at around 4:45 p.m. There was no word on any injuries.
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