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      SR-15 Closed near Findlay following roll-over crash



      Update: SR-15 re-opened around 10:30 pm on Thursday night.


      Just before 8:30 p.m., on Thursday, SR-15 in both directions was shut down due to a roll-over accident.


      According to ODOT the roadway was closed between County Road 8 and State Route 37, near mile marker 21.


      The Hancock County Sheriff's Office says the closure was due to a single-vehicle crash that happened around 7:45 along SR-15, just east of TR 140 in Jackson Township.


      Investigators say that 46-year-old Matthew Dixon, of Marion, lost control of the Freightliner he was driving and went off the roadway into the median.


      His vehicle rolled over once before coming to a stop.


      Dixon had to be rescued from the truck and was taken to Blanchard Valley Hospital with unknown injuries.


      The roadway was closed for about 2 hours while emergency crews responded to the scene.

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