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Semi-truck fire closes part of Ohio Turnpike overnight

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JACKSON TOWNSHIP, Ohio- Part of the Ohio Turnpike was closed last night after a semi-truck fire.

 It happened at the 220 mile marker around 11 p.m. Tuesday.

The truck, that was carrying steel coils, was traveling westbound when a brake fire broke out.

The semi was a total loss.

The road was closed for an hour, but has since reopened.

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