All lanes of I-75 reopen hours after deadly semi crash in Harrison Twp.

Investigators have reopened all lanes of Interstate 75 South at Needmore Road following a deadly crash involving a semi Friday morning.

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The man killed in the crash is Kevin Arnold, 62, of Fort Wayne, the coroner’s office said.

The crash involving a semi truck was reported around 2:40 a.m. Hazmat crews were also called to the scene for the truck, which was leaking fuel. Around 5:15 a.m., the semi caught fire and was quickly extinguished.

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No other vehicles were involved in the crash.

The crash shut down the right and center lanes into Friday afternoon. All lanes of the highway were reopened around 3 p.m.

We’ll continue to update this developing story.

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