1 hospitalized after tanker hauling fuel overturned

BAY, AR (KAIT) – The driver of an 18 wheeler was taken to a hospital after an early morning accident in Bay.

E911 Director Jeff Presley says the driver of a tanker hauling fuel was taken to a hospital after the truck overturned on Highway 63 at the Bay overpass. The condition of the driver is unknown at this time.

Crews were called to the crash at 2:45 Friday morning.

The truck is back on its wheels, but crews including a hazmat team are still cleaning up the scene. Traffic is expected to be slowed in the area.

Copyright 2014 KAIT. All rights reserved.