‘Lengthy Delays’ Expected on Turnpike

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FREMONT, Ohio — Traffic was being diverted off of the Ohio Turnpike near Fremont Tuesday afternoon following an accident in a work zone.

Drivers headed westbound were being force to use Exit 110 (Sandusky/Bellevue/SR 4).

A backup quickly spanned five miles, and drivers were encouraged to avoid the jam by using Exit 118 (Sandusky/Norwalk-US 250) then taking SR 53 to re-enter the Turnpike.

The accident was said to involve multiple cars with multiple injuries, but other information was not immediately available.

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