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Driver of overturned semi sustains minor injuries

GRUBBS, AR (KAIT) - Police say the driver of an overturned semi near Grubbs sustained minor injuries.

According to Arkansas State Police, one lane of Arkansas Highway 18 west of Grubbs is blocked while the accident is being worked. Police hope to have the road cleared early Wednesday afternoon. 

The driver was hauling rice on a straightaway when the trailer went slightly off the road causing it to overturn, according to Arkansas State Trooper Ron Laslo. 

Police received the call about the overturned truck around 10:30 Wednesday morning.

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