I-71 SB near West Salem reopened after two semis collide; one person injured

This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.

WEST SALEM, Ohio — A crash involving two semis led to the shutdown of an interstate in Wayne County Tuesday night.

According to the Ohio State Highway Patrol, at around 7:42 p.m., two commercial vehicles collided on I-71 SB near West Salem.

The highway patrol said all three lanes of southbound traffic were closed at mile marker 196.

One person was seriously injured.

At around midnight, ODOT tweeted out that all lanes were back open.

**Video in this story is courtesy of Ashland County Pictures; stay with FOX 8 News and FOX8.com for updates.**

FOX 8 Cleveland Weather // Quick Links:

Hot on FOX 8

More Viral

continue reading override