VIDEO: 18-wheeler turned upright after blocking major Tyler intersection


UPDATE (11:16 PM)- An 18-wheeler was turned upright by crews after the vehicle fell on its side on Wednesday.

The semi affected a major Tyler intersection.

TYLER, Texas (KETK) — An 18-wheeler flipped on its side Wednesday afternoon at the intersection of Troup Highway and Loop 323.

The truck was blocking an eastbound lane turning south onto Troup Highway, show photos from the scene.

The accident occurred about 6:30 p.m. Several first responders were at the scene.

Police are asking motorists to avoid the area.

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