Car hauler jackknifes on I-680 in Youngstown

The accident happened just before 5 a.m. near the New Castle exit

A semi and SUV collided on I-680 in Youngstown.


YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (WKBN) – Both southbound lanes of Interstate 680 are now open following a tractor-trailer accident Wednesday morning.

A tractor-trailer jackknifed just before 5 a.m. on I-680 southbound, near the New Castle exit.

The entrance ramp from Belle Vista Avenue has reopened.

Several automobiles on the car hauler were damaged. At least one vehicle fell off the truck.

Witnesses say two people were walking near the accident scene, but there is no word yet if anyone was injured.

Youngstown police are investigating. Investigators said no further information will be available until Thursday.

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