FULTON COUNTY, OH (WTOL) - An accident closed down both lanes of the Ohio Turnpike in Fulton County near mile marker 43 after an injury accident just before 6 p.m. on Sunday.
According to State Patrol the accident happened on the eastbound lane at mile post 42 about 100 yards west of the Fulton County Road 6-2 overpass.
Five people were taken by ambulance to the University of Toledo Medical Center and one person was airlifted to Toledo Hospital after a collision involving a tanker truck and a car.
Police report the tanker truck struck the rear of a slower moving car when it failed to yield behind it.
Three other cars were involved.
No life-threatening injuries were reported.
The Ohio Turnpike announced all lanes reopened in that area around 8:30 p.m.
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