I-75 NB reopens in Wood County after multiple accidents - KTRE.com | Lufkin and Nacogdoches, Texas

I-75 NB reopens in Wood County after multiple accidents

OSHP says a semi truck hit a median cable wire, which left hundreds of yards of wire in the road. OSHP says a semi truck hit a median cable wire, which left hundreds of yards of wire in the road.
At least a dozen vehicles were involved. At least a dozen vehicles were involved.
Vehicles had to be inspected before they could continue. Vehicles had to be inspected before they could continue.
Traffic was completely stopped while crews cleaned up the scene. Traffic was completely stopped while crews cleaned up the scene.
Traffic flow is back to normal. Traffic flow is back to normal.
WOOD COUNTY, OH (Toledo News Now) -

Traffic has returned to regular speed after I-75 northbound was shutdown from SR 18 to SR 25 in Wood County after multiple accidents involving at least a dozen vehicles Wednesday morning.

Ohio State Highway Patrol officers say a semi truck hit a median cable wire, which left hundreds of yards of wire in the road, forcing vehicles to a standstill. OSHP says at least a dozen trucks and cars hit the wire, and were disabled.

There were no injuries reported in the accidents, which happened around 3:45 a.m.

Shortly before 7 a.m., all lanes reopened to drivers. However, ODOT warns drivers to watch out for workers cleaning up the shoulders of I-75 northbound.

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