Tanker truck overturns in Middletown

(MIDDLETOWN, OH) -- Police, fire and Hazmat crews are on the scene of a tanker truck crash in Middletown.

The accident happened just after 8 a.m. and has shut down the ramp from state route 122 to southbound I-75 toward Cincinnati.

The truck overturned and began is leaking fuel, so crews have spent much of the day cleaning up the mess.

Another truck has been brought in hold the fuel from the wrecked truck.

Crews are cleaning up the leaked fuel with a vacuum and will also dig up the dirt so it will not be contaminated.

The Ohio State Highway Patrol is investigating what caused the crash.