Jackknifed tractor-trailer closes parts of I-71 South in downtown Columbus

Columbus

COLUMBUS (WCMH) — A portion of I-71 southbound in downtown Columbus is closed after a tractor-trailer jackknifed Wednesday night.

The Ohio Department of Transportation is reporting the two left lanes of I-71 South are blocked at Fifth Avenue to I-670 due to a tractor-trailer truck that jackknifed.

There is currently no timetable as to when the lanes will reopen.

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