Semi overturns south of Black Oak - KAIT Jonesboro, AR - Region 8 News, weather, sports

BREAKING

Semi overturns south of Black Oak

BLACK OAK, AR (KAIT) -

Police are on the scene of a single vehicle accident on Highway 158 south of Black Oak. We have learned that a semi-truck overturned.

According to Justin Rolland with the Craighead County Sheriff's Office, traffic is slow in the area of Highway 158 in the curve between Black Oak and Caraway. 

Rolland said the truck was hauling peanuts.

Rolland said there are no major injuries but traffic is slow. Both lanes of traffic are closed.

Copyright 2016 KAIT. All rights reserved.

Watch Region 8 News On Demand: On your Desktop | On your Mobile device

Region 8 News App - Install or update on your: iPhone | Android

  • Region 8 News</span><a class="customMoreLink" href="/Global/category.asp?C=4391" target="_top">More >></a>Region 8 NewsMore>>

  • Damage reported during severe storms

    Damage reported during severe storms

    Sunday, April 30 2017 3:13 AM EDT2017-04-30 07:13:27 GMT
    Sunday, April 30 2017 11:26 AM EDT2017-04-30 15:26:26 GMT
    North of Halliday (Source: Justin Mayfield)North of Halliday (Source: Justin Mayfield)

    Strong storms produced several tornado warnings and strong winds across several Region 8 counties early Sunday morning.

    Strong storms produced several tornado warnings and strong winds across several Region 8 counties early Sunday morning.

  • Emergency evacuation ongoing in Jonesboro

    Emergency evacuation ongoing in Jonesboro

    Sunday, April 30 2017 9:39 AM EDT2017-04-30 13:39:06 GMT
    (Source: Raycom Media)(Source: Raycom Media)

    The Jonesboro E-911 Center is reporting that emergency evacuations are being done in Jonesboro. 

    The Jonesboro E-911 Center is reporting that emergency evacuations are being done in Jonesboro. 

  • Evacuations underway as river rises in Hardy

    Evacuations underway as river rises in Hardy

    Sunday, April 30 2017 5:42 AM EDT2017-04-30 09:42:15 GMT
    Sunday, April 30 2017 6:04 AM EDT2017-04-30 10:04:13 GMT
    (Source: Raycom Media)(Source: Raycom Media)

    The Hardy Police and Fire Departments are evacuating some residents due to flooding.

    The Hardy Police and Fire Departments are evacuating some residents due to flooding.

Powered by Frankly