JOHNSTOWN, Ohio (WTVN)--One person was killed early Tuesday morning in Licking County when the driver of an SUV crossed the center line and slammed into a semi.

It happened along State Route 37 south of Johnstown around 4 a.m.

The name of the driver who was killed hasn't been released.

State Route 37 between Concord Rd. and State Route 310 was closed for nearly 6 hours as officers investigated the accident. It reopened around 10 a.m. Tuesday