Semi hauling seed overturned on south Hwy 49, Gibson Switch area - KAIT Jonesboro, AR - Region 8 News, weather, sports

Semi hauling seed overturned on south Hwy 49, Gibson Switch area

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JONESBORO, AR (KAIT) -

A semi truck hauling cotton seed overturned late Friday morning in south Jonesboro.

The incident occurred on south Highway 49 in the Gibson Switch area, according to Jonesboro E911 Dispatch.

Arkansas State Police Officer Chuck Wilson tells Region 8 News the truck was headed south on Hwy. 49 when it overturned while in a curve.

Wilson states the passenger in the truck sustained minor injuries as a result of the crash. No one else was injured and no other vehicles were involved.

The cause of the incident is under investigation by ASP. 

Traffic is moving slowly in both directions. It may take 2 to 3 hours to clean up the crash site.

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