Interstate 77 closed at Dover due to Dover Chemical incident
New Philadelphia, Ohio (Monday, May 21, 2012) – Interstate 77 north and southbound lanes are being closed due to an incident at Dover Chemical.
I-77 northbound is being closed at the New Philadelphia Interchange and southbound lanes at the County Road 80/Schneiders Crossing Interchange.
All lanes will be reopened as quickly as possible.
Ohio’s highways are essential to keeping and creating new jobs. With a mission to provide easy movement of people and goods from place to place, the Ohio Department of Transportation (ODOT) is responsible for maintaining one of the largest transportation networks in the nation. Guided by ethical principles and accountability, ODOT works to improve safety, enhance travel and advance economic development. As a $2.8 billion enterprise, the department wisely invests in its core services of snow and ice removal, annual construction program and highway maintenance operations.
For more information contact:
Becky Giauque \Jee-awg\, Public Information Officer, at (330) 308-3949
or email D11.PIO@dot.state.oh.us