Flash Market Tanker Overturns Near Lepanto

LEPANTO, AR (KAIT) - A tanker has overturned south of Lepanto on Highway 135 at Junction 118, according to Arkansas State and Lepanto Police.

Region 8 News has confirmed with state police that a haz-mat crew is responding to the scene.

After speaking with the Flash Market Corporate HQ, it was confirmed that the tanker was a Flash Market tanker. They also report that drivers' injuries were only minor.

Viewer reports indicate that traffic has been impeded on 135.

Region 8 News has a crew en route and will bring you the latest updates on kait8.com where we are always on. Updates can also be found on your mobile phone's Internet browser by going to Region8toGo.com.

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