One Lane Re-Opens After Fatal I-70 Accident

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The Zanesville Highway Patrol says one lane of I-70 is now open after an early morning fatal accident.

The Interstate was shut down around 1:30 Thursday morning after two semi tractor trailers were involved in the crash.

One of the trucks caught on fire.

Muskingum County Emergency Management Agency Deputy Director Jeff Jadwin said crews are cleaning up a fuel spill and picking up packages that came off the trucks.

The State Highway Patrol said another person in the accident was injured. No other details were released and the incident remains under investigation.