Car crashes into semi Tuesday morning, closes intersection

(WDTN Photo/Catherine Ross)

CLAYTON, Ohio (WDTN) – Emergency crews closed an intersection after a car crashed into a semi-truck Tuesday morning.

The accident happened at the intersection of Salem Avenue and North Union Road just before 8:00 am.

A white sedan hit a semi-truck in the rear and went underneath the trailer. A woman was trapped in the vehicle for nearly an hour.

Emergency crews had to cut her from the vehicle. 2 NEWS has a crew on the scene and says the woman was moving and responsive as she was being taken to an ambulance on a stretcher.

The intersection partially reopened around 9:00 am.

The woman was taken to Good Samritan North with what polcie say are minor injuries. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others and keep the conversation on topic and civil. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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