The Chillicothe Post of the Ohio Highway Patrol is investigating a commercial vehicle injury crash that occurred at approximately 11:37pm Tuesday on US 35 near milepost 28 near Richmond Dale in Ross County.
53-year-old Timothy B. Dawson of Nitro, West Virginia was operating a Volvo truck with two trailers westbound on US 35 near milepost 28 when his vehicle traveled off the right side of the roadway and struck a guardrail. The truck and trailers rolled onto its side and slid down an embankment.
Dawson was treated on the scene for minor cuts and scratches. US 35 westbound is shut down at Vigo Road and is being detoured onto Old US 35 while the load is being transferred and removed from the scene.
U.S. Route 35 east of Chillicothe was closed Wednesday morning due to the crash, but reopened at approximately 10:15am.