WB I-80 near Wanship reopens after tanker accident

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SUMMIT COUNTY -- Westbound Interstate 80 in Summit County was shut down at Wanship Friday morning because of a rollover involving a truck carrying a propane tank.

The freeway reopened just before 10 a.m., after crews unloaded the propane and moved the truck.

The driver told emergency dispatchers he tried to avoid hitting an animal and the truck ended up on its side. He was pulling a tank filled with 4,900 gallons of propane.

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