I-70 reopens in west Columbus hours after Amazon truck rollover

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COLUMBUS (WCMH) — A truck from Amazon rolled over on the West Side of Columbus on Wednesday morning, shutting down a portion of Interstate 70 for several hours.

I-70 east was closed at I-670 east just before 10 a.m. Traffic cameras showed emergency vehicles responding to an Amazon semi that had rolled over onto its side on the shoulder of I-70.

Officials reported that one person had been transported to a hospital.

As of 12:30 p.m., a crane was successful in uprighting the semi, but the section of freeway remained closed.

Traffic, which had been diverted onto I-670, was being allowed back onto I-70 as of 1:10 p.m.

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