Collapsing tractor trailer halts traffic on I-75

CINCINNATI, OH (FOX19) - A tractor trailer accident holds up traffic from most of the afternoon on northbound I-75 near Spring Grove Village.

Cincinnati Police say that 45-year-old Timothy Faehr was traveling north on Interstate 75 between I-74 and the Mitchell Avenue exit when his trailer collapses in the middle. after the collapse the trailer load shifted, causing the tractor and trailer to hit the concrete median barrier on the left side of the road.

Faehr was hauling 44,000 pounds of peanut butter.

Two left sides of the  northbound lanes were closed  for a few hours while crews were on the scene cleaning the damage.

Faehr was wearing a seatbelt at the time of the accident and  was not injured. He is employed by City Dash Inc.  in Bond Hill.

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