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Woman runs into traffic on I-75, survives

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Police closed the southbound lanes of I-75 for about 30 minutes after the woman ran into traffic. Police closed the southbound lanes of I-75 for about 30 minutes after the woman ran into traffic.
TOLEDO, OH (Toledo News Now) -

Toledo Police say a young woman ran into traffic on I-75 Tuesday afternoon, but survived after hitting the side of a semi truck.

Police say 19-year-old Ravon Lynette Spencer ran into traffic in the southbound lanes of I-75 just north of Collingwood Boulevard around 1 p.m. Tuesday. Witnesses told police it appeared Spencer was trying to run in front of a semi truck, but instead hit the side and fell back onto the shoulder of the right hand lane.

Spencer was taken to a nearby hospital for treatment. Police say she was alert and talking while being transported.

The southbound lanes of I-75 were closed for about 30 minutes while police investigated the incident.

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