I-70 west ramp closes after trailer rolls over due to slick roads

A pickup truck towing a trailer on I-70 west lost control because of weather conditions Tuesday morning. The trailer rolled, landing on the entrance ramp from Brandt Pike. STAFF/MARSHALL GORBY\STAFF
A pickup truck towing a trailer on I-70 west lost control because of weather conditions Tuesday morning. The trailer rolled, landing on the entrance ramp from Brandt Pike. STAFF/MARSHALL GORBY\STAFF

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The I-70 west entrance ramp from Brandt Pike was closed Tuesday morning a pickup truck lost control due to slick roads from snow and rain over the last day.

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No injuries were reported. The truck was hauling a trailer, which overturned on the ramp.

The I-70 west entrance ramp was closed as crews worked to clear the scene.

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The National Weather Service cautioned drivers to watch out for slick roads Tuesday morning after the region saw its first widespread snowfall of the season.

The NWS reported as much as 4.5 inches of snow in Xenia as of 8:19 a.m. Tuesday, with most communities receiving around 2 inches.

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