Overturned semi shut down NW Cornelius Pass Road - KPTV - FOX 12

Overturned semi shut down NW Cornelius Pass Road

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An overturned semi-trailer shut down Northwest Cornelius Pass Road Friday.

The truck crashed Friday morning and continued blocking the roadway between Highway 30 and Northwest Skyline Boulevard through the afternoon.

Police said the truck was hauling corn silage that spilled on the road.

Crews said it would take hours to clean up the spill and remove the truck. The estimated time for reopening the road was 3 p.m. Friday.

Through traffic was directed to use alternate routes such as Northwest Cornell Boulevard, Germantown Road or Highway 26.

Trucks with hazardous cargo needed to use Highway 217.

There were no reports of any injuries.

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