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Semi-trailer fire closes portion of Ohio Turnpike near Maumee

The right lane has reopened; Traffic was being diverted to exit 64 to Perrysburg.
Credit: WTOL
A portion of the Ohio Turnpike near Maumee was closed early Wednesday morning.

MAUMEE, Ohio — A fiery semi-trailer crash shut down a portion of the Ohio Turnpike early Wednesday morning near Maumee.

At least one semi was involved in the westbound lanes just before exit 59 to Maumee. The front cab of the vehicle was burnt.

According to the Ohio State Highway Patrol, there were no injuries. They are still investigating the incident.

The right lane reopened about 5:30 a.m. Traffic was being diverted to exit 64 to Perrysburg.