SB I-71 re-opens after 15 to 20 vehicle pileup, police say

Updated: Mar. 3, 2019 at 9:23 PM EST
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CINCINNATI, OH (FOX19) - A 15-20 car pileup on I-71 caused the highway to shutdown for several hours on Sunday.

Southbound I-71 was shut down at Reading Road approaching downtown due to a multi-vehicle accident.

Southbound I-71 between State-Route 562 (Norwood Lateral) and the Lytle Tunnel was also closed. Police say all roads have re-opened.

Police said 15 to 20 vehicles were involved in the accident.

There was no entrapment but there were multiple victims, according to officials.

There is no word on any injuries.

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