A semitractor-trailer on its side is blocking lanes from southbound I-71 and Columbia Parkway onto Fort Washington Way.
A semitractor-trailer blocked southbound Interstate 71 at about 6:30 a.m. Tuesday after the Lytle Tunnel.
CINCINNATI -- Southbound Interstate 71 was closed for six hours near the Lytle Tunnel after a semitractor-trailer overturned on the sharp curve heading onto Fort Washington Way Tuesday morning.
Traffic from westbound Columbia Parkway and Interstate 471 was also backing up as a result of the crash, which occurred at about 6:30 a.m. The highway reopened at about 12:30 p.m.
Check current conditions on WCPO's Traffic page here.
Here's a look at that overturned semi on I-71 SB just past the Lytle Tunnel. @jaclyndeaug @wcpo pic.twitter.com/rafEPJt7pK— Jennifer Ketchmark (@KetchmarkWCPO) March 13, 2018
Here's a look at that overturned semi on I-71 SB just past the Lytle Tunnel. @jaclyndeaug @wcpo pic.twitter.com/rafEPJt7pK