Semi carrying bulldozer hits East Avenue Bridge in Akron, parts of I-76 and I-77 closed

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AKRON, Ohio - A semi carrying a bulldozer hit East Avenue bridge in Akron Monday morning.

That caused the bulldozer to fall off the truck. It is blocking all eastbound lanes of I-76.

A press release from the Akron Post of the Ohio State Highway Patrol reports another car was involved in the initial crash around 6:20 a.m.

That car hit the bulldozer after it fell off the semi's trailer.

Neither driver has been identified.

Ohio State Highway Patrol says no one was hurt.

In a press release, the agency says I-76 eastbund at the East Avenue bridge will be closed for an unknown amount of time.

The detour is I-76 eastbound to 277 east to 77.

I-77 south is closed to eastbound 76.

Stay with Fox 8 for updates as this story develops.

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