Medical Waste Spills Out Across I-480

Garfield Heights, OH - Bags of medical waste spilled out onto I-480 Eastbound Monday morning causing lane closures and headaches. ODOT worked quickly to clear the area.

The spill happened around 7:45 a.m. Monday morning along I-480 eastbound just after Transportation Blvd.

ODOT says bags of some unknown medical waste spilled onto the road and they needed to close out the right two lanes for clean-up.

No reports of where the waste came from at this time, and all lanes are now open.