September 23, 2014

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Semi flips on turnpike Thursday

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A flatbed semi-truck carrying rolls of steel flipped on the Ohio Turnpike (I-80) eastbound entrance from Route 57 recently. There was one victim — the driver of the semi — who was transported to the hospital because of back injuries, according to authorities. No other cars were involved. An Ohio State trooper on scene said Read More…

Car carrier catches fire on Ohio Turnpike

ELYRIA – A car carrier fire led to several damaged cars, according to the Berea post of the Ohio Turnpike Commission. At 7:32 a.m. Tuesday, the Elyria Fire Department responded to the blaze that occurred near the Elyria exit. According to the Ohio Turnpike, the fire started after a driver of the Rapid Transport vehicle Read More…

Turnpike crash injures two

Two people suffered what appeared to be non-life threatening injuries in a 4:30 p.m. crash on the Ohio Turnpike westbound lanes by the Elyria-North Ridgeville border. Both the female driver and her male passenger were conscious and alert after being cut from their wrecked station wagon by North Ridgeville firefighters about 5 p.m. The crash, Read More…