Crash closes I-75 during morning commute

DAYTON, Ohio (WDTN) – A four-car crash closed the northbound lanes of I-75 Tuesday morning.

The accident happened around 6:15 am in the northbound lanes of I-75 near the I-70 interchange.

The Ohio State Highway Patrol said it began when a semi lost its load on the freeway. While emergency personnel worked to clear that a car hit the semi, setting off a chain reaction that ended with four cars blocking the road.

OSHP Troopers closed all lanes of northbound I-75 while they dealt with the mess.  The freeway was back open by 8:00 am.

Two people were taken to Grandview Hospital with minor injuries. There is no word on whether anyone was cited in the accident. 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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