Semi overturns on westbound Ft. Washington Way

Overturned semi shut down the westbound lanes of Ft. Washington Way for hours (WKRC)

CINCINNATI (WKRC) - A semi overturned on Ft. Washington Way, shutting down the westbound lanes and backing up traffic.

All lanes were reopened around 4 p.m.

No one was hurt. The truck did lose a roll of steel.

Six tow trucks were brought in to try to right the damaged semi and clean up the mess.

Police had closed I-71 southbound and diverted traffic onto I-471. Traffic on westbound Columbia Parkway was diverted to Third Street.

The Cincinnati Fire Department said diesel fuel leaked at the scene.

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