Two taken to hospital after rollover crash on I-80 near Liberty

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LIBERTY, Ohio (WKBN) – One lane of Interstate 80 was blocked off after a rollover crash near Liberty Township Sunday afternoon.

It happened before noon. The left lane of I-80 eastbound was closed beyond SR 193/Belmont Ave. to U.S. 62 West/SR 7 South, according to ohgo.com.

Ohio State Highway Patrol says the accident happed near mile marker 231 where a vehicle with a trailer rolled over into the median. Two people were trapped inside.

They were both taken to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

They also say extra manpower was requested, and the vehicle was being removed.

One lane of Interstate 80 has been blocked off after a rollover crash near Liberty Township Sunday afternoon.
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The accident caused traffic to slow for about two hours and OSHP asked drivers to avoid the area if possible. Lanes were cleared by 4 p.m. Sunday.

The crash is under investigation.

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