I-71 reopens near SR 161 after early morning crash

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COLUMBUS, Ohio (WCMH)– A major Columbus freeway has reopened after an early morning crash sent one person to the hospital.

The crash happened around 2:50am near the ramp of I-71 SB and S.R.161. 

According to the Columbus Police Department, the southbound lanes near State Route 161 were closed during the investigation but have since reopened. 

One person has been transported to Riverside Hospital in stable condition. 

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