Hwy 63 reopened after semi lost load of steel

JONESBORO, AR (KAIT) – Arkansas State Police say Highway 63 north has been reopened after a small portion of the highway was closed near the Washington overpass.

According to ASP, traffic at Highway 63 N at the Washington overpass is now fully open after a semi-truck that lost its load of coil steel.

Police tell Region 8 News a car missed it's Washington Street exit and proceeded to back up to try and exit. The semi-truck was coming up behind the car when he locked its brakes up and swerved, causing it to lose its load.

No injuries were reported.

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