CHILLICOTHE - State Route 73 in Scioto County has been closed today, Tuesday, February 12, 2008 due to an accident involving a semi-tractor trailer.
The route is closed at the 17-mile marker near County Road 49 (Carey’s Run-Pond Creek Road). It is expected that the route will remain closed throughout much of the afternoon, and while it is closed, motorists will be detoured via state routes 104 and 348.
For information on additional lane and road closures caused by construction, accidents, flooding or other related traffic events visit the Ohio Travel Information System (OTIS) on ODOTs web site at www.buckeyetraffic.org.
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION, CONTACT:
Kathleen Fuller, Public Information Officer
Ohio Department of Transportation, District 9
1-888-819-8501, ext. 774-8834 in Ohio
1-740-774-8834, direct line and outside Ohio