I-271 reopens in Macedonia after semi-truck carrying vehicles crashes

Semi-truck crashes on I-271

MACEDONIA, Ohio (WOIO) - A semi-truck carrying several vehicles crashed early Friday morning on I-271 in Macedonia.

From about midnight through 5 a.m., I-271 was shutdown in both directions between State Route 82 and the Broadway/Forbes exits.

Police said the truck driver was northbound when they struck concrete dividers and ended up in the southbound lanes.

No injures were reported.

According to police, the accident occurred when the semi-truck over-corrected and struck concrete barriers before ending up in the southbound lanes.

We’re told that the driver is likely to face one or more citations stemming from the incident, though the investigation has not been completed.

Police have not named the driver or the company that employs them.

More information is expected to be released Monday.

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