Overturned tractor-trailer closes Hwy 43 in Columbia

Posted at 5:28 PM, Aug 26, 2019
and last updated 2019-08-26 18:28:26-04

COLUMBIA, Tenn. (WTVF) — Highway 43 in Columbia was closed due to an overturned tractor-trailer.

Deputy Chief Cummins with the Columbia Fire Department said the highway was closed near Industrial Park Road.

Traffic was rerouted at Highway 7 and 43 along with Highway 50 and 43.

Deputy Chief Cummins said driver of the tractor-trailer was not hurt, but since the truck was carrying propane, he estimated the road will be closed for about 10 hours.