CLEVELAND, Ohio - I-77 south is closed between I-90 and East 30th Street for cleanup following a crash.
A tanker carrying lye was involved in a crash around 5 a.m. Sunday.
Cleveland Fire tells FOX 8 the tanker truck's tires caught fire, which caused the crash.
Lye is a metal hydroxide, typically used as a cleaning agent. It can also be highly corrosive.
No one was hurt.
Cleveland police tell FOX 8 a HAZMAT specialist cleared the scene, but the Ohio Department of Transportation and an environmental cleanup contractor are still working.
Cleveland police reported the road was expected to reopen around 1 p.m.
ODOT still has an alert indicating emergency crews are on scene.