Hazmat on scene of Pepper Pike oil spill - Cleveland 19 News Cleveland, OH

Lane reopens after Pepper Pike oil spill


The right lane of I-271 northbound just before the Brainard/Cedar exit is back open to traffic following clean-up after an oil spill.

However, the shoulder will remain closed in the area until further notice as Ohio Environmental Protection Agency crews perform clean-up operations.

OEPA crews are expected to return to the area to resume clean-up efforts Tuesday morning.

It was reported that a tanker truck spilled the oil Monday. The type of oil is unknown.

No one was injured.

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