Semi overturns on southbound I-475

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MAUMEE (13abc Action News) -- A semi is on its side after the driver attempted to merge onto southbound I-475 from the eastbound lanes of the Anthony Wayne Trail.

This happened at about 3:00AM Monday.

Maumee police say the driver was taken to the hospital with cuts and what appeared to be minor injuries.

He tells police the contents of the trailer shifted as he was attempting to merge onto the highway.

A tow truck is attempting to upright the semi, which was hauling auto parts.

State troopers have blocked the entrance ramp from eastbound US 24 to southbound I-475 while the cleanup continues.

No other vehicles were involved.