Overturned semi closes ramp, snarls traffic

AKRON, OH (WOIO) - A semi tractor-trailer loaded with tires flipped on the ramp from Interstate 76W to Interstate 77S.

The accident occurred around 6AM Tuesday morning.

The semi tractor- trailer driver was not injured.

Traffic is being diverted to State Route 8 Northbound or Westbound on Interstate 76.

As of 12:45PM, the ramp is still closed.

An officer responding to the flipped semi tractor trailer accident was stuck by another vehicle while enroute.

The officer received minor injuries and was transported to a local hospital for treatment.

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