Crash backs up I-75 southbound near Beaverdam

BEAVERDAM — A crash caused Interstate 75 southbound to close for nearly an hour this morning at Beaverdam/state Route 696.

The right lane was opened by 9:30 a.m., according to the Ohio Department of Transportation.

The Ohio Department of Transportation warned about the backup at 8:54 a.m. today. ODOT advised avoiding the area if possible, with the latest information available on ODOT’s