JACKSON COUNTY — U.S. 35 East in Jackson County was closed (in the eastbound direction) for a time on Tuesday at the 18 mile marker, near County Road 79 (Clary Road), due to an accident involving two semi-tractor trailers.
Law enforcement and emergency personnel were on the scene, and Ohio Department of Transportation crews provided traffic control, according to ODOT officials. The crash occurred near the A and A Truck Stop.
Eastbound motorists were detoured via County Road. 41 (Dixon Run Road) and Ohio 327. Traffic was being maintained in the westbound direction.
U.S. 35 had all lanes open as of around 5 p.m., Tuesday. The status of victims in the crash is unknown as of this time.