Commercial truck overturns in Clanton

Used with permission of the Clanton Advertiser
Used with permission of the Clanton Advertiser

CLANTON, AL (WSFA) - A commercial truck carrying wood chips overturned near the intersection of Interstate 65 and U.S. Highway 31 in Clanton Wednesday afternoon.

Local newspaper The Clanton Advertiser is reporting that the truck driver "was critically injured."

The Clanton Police Department told WSFA 12 News information they could release at this time is limited, but confirmed that the driver was taken by helicopter to a hospital.

The crash is still partially blocking the southbound ramp, but Interstate 65 is not affected.

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