Mudslide shuts down ramp from Montana Ave to I-74 in Westwood

Source: Buckeye Traffic
Source: Buckeye Traffic

WESTWOOD, OH (FOX19) - Police say the ramp from Montana Avenue to I-74 in Westwood is closed after a mudslide blocks the right two lanes.

The mudslide happened just before 1:30 p.m. Monday. The Tri-State has seen anywhere between one to two inches of rain since Sunday afternoon.

The initial call about mud sliding in that area came into dispatchers around 12:30 p.m. Just under an hour later, mud was on the roadway.

The ramp is expected to be closed for the remainder of the day. There is no word on exactly how long it will remain closed.

No other information has been released.

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