Semi-Truck Overturns, Spills Grain On Roadway

Posted at 7:16 PM, Jun 18, 2016
and last updated 2016-06-18 20:16:45-04

A semi-truck hauling grain overturned in Clarksville and spilled its load.

Authorities said the crash happened around 12:45 p.m. Saturday under the 101st bridge in the southbound lanes of Fort Campbell Boulevard.

According to reports, the load of grain shifted causing the truck to overturn.

Officials said the truck driver had minor injuries. They confirmed no other vehicles were involved.

The wreck shut down the roadway for many hours. Officials said eventually one lane of southbound Fort Campbell Boulevard was opened to drivers.

They confirmed the roadway completely reopened around 6:45 p.m.