Route 2 in Mentor reopened after tanker truck overturns

MENTOR, Ohio - State Route 2 westbound in Mentor between State Route 44 and Heisley Road is reopened after an accident this morning.

A tanker overturned around 9:30 a.m. forcing the stretch of highway to be closed. The ramp runs directly behind a Residence Inn. Guests weren't evacuated. The Mentor Fire Department determined everyone in the surrounding area was safe.

Roughly two hours after the accident, the truck was righted and towed away.

Thankfully no one was hurt.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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