COLUMBUS, Ohio (WCMH) — Interstate 70 on the West Side was closed Wednesday afternoon at its intersection with I-270 because of an accident involving an overturned semi.
The Ohio Department of Transportation reported the closure about 1:20 p.m. An image posted to social media showed a semi on its side blocking the roadway. Rescue crews were on scene.
Westbound traffic on I-70 was being forced to exit onto I-270. Traffic from I-270 back onto I-70 West was unaffected.
The roadway was reopened as of 4:50 p.m.