I-275 fully reopened after massive fire damages roadway

One person was taken to the hospital and they are expected to be ok.
Published: Dec. 15, 2022 at 11:47 AM EST
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CRESTVIEW HILLS, Ky. (WXIX) - Repair work is complete on eastbound I-275 on the Dixie Highway overpass after the roadway was damaged in Wednesday’s vehicle fire.

It comes as no surprise that repair work took around 24 hours when you get a glimpse of the scene from the massive fire that halted traffic around 4:30 p.m. in Northern Kentucky.

Vehicle fire on I-275
Tuesday's vehicle fire on I-275

KYTC District 6 says the right lane of eastbound I-275 on the overpass above Dixie Highway leading up to exit 82 to Turkeyfoot Road is now open.

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