I-70 reopens after semi hits construction equipment

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CLAYTON, Ohio (WDTN) — The eastbound lanes of I-70 reopened Thursday morning after being closed for several hours.

The freeway was closed after a semi-truck crashed into a piece of construction equipment with workers inside. The crash happened just before 1 a.m. at the South Kimmel Road overpass.

Ohio State Highway Patrol said a semi-truck was going underneath a bridge when the driver clipped a piece of construction equipment with two workers inside. Both were injured but OSHP did not know the extent of their injuries.

The bridge was also damaged in the collision.

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