Cement truck rollover causes major traffic backup Thursday - KCBD NewsChannel 11 Lubbock

Cement truck rollover causes major traffic backup Thursday afternoon

Provided by: Bryce Looney Provided by: Bryce Looney

Emergency crews responded to a cement truck rollover on Marsha Sharp Thursday.

It happened just before 12:30 p.m. on the freeway near Grace Clinic.

The truck had a blowout causing it to tip over. The driver suffered moderate injuries.

Westbound traffic was backed up for more than one mile as officers diverted vehicles off the freeway at the Quaker/19th Street exit.

Traffic is currently moving but police still recommend avoiding the area.

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