Thu., 7:30 pm: Semi crash shuts down traffic on Route 80

HUBBARD TOWNSHIP — A semi truck traveling east on Route 80 caught fire on Thursday temporarily shutting down traffic.

Ohio State Patrol confirmed that the truck, which was carrying lime, caught fire just west of the Route 62 exit around 11:45 a.m.

Troopers said the driver was not hurt and no other injuries were reported.

Traffic was backed up to the Route 711 connector for a short period of time.