Semi Rollover Backs Up Traffic On Slide Road - KCBD NewsChannel 11 Lubbock

10/21/07

Semi Rollover Backs Up Traffic On Slide Road

Traffic was backed up on Slide Road for about 45 minutes Sunday afternoon as Lubbock Police and firefighters worked to turn over a semi that flipped.

Police say the driver of the semi attempted to make a left turn going to fast at the South Loop and Slide causing the semi to flip on its side around 2:30 p.m. Sunday afternoon.

He was carrying a load of peanuts which scattered all over the intersection.

The driver's wife and child were also in the truck at the time of the accident.

The child was taken by ambulance to Covenant Medical Center with minor injuries.

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