Overturned tractor-trailer rig blocks lanes on I-75

6/9/2014
BLADE STAFF
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Authorities respond to an overturned truck on I -75 southbound near the Stickeny Avenue exit.

The Blade/Amy E. Voigt

Authorities respond to an overturned truck on I -75 southbound near the Stickeny Avenue exit.
Authorities respond to an overturned truck on I -75 southbound near the Stickeny Avenue exit.

Editor‘‍s note: This version corrects the location of the incident.

A tractor-trailer rig flipped onto its side on I-75 southbound, north of the Stickney Avenue and Lagrange Street exit at about noon today, injuring the driver and restricting traffic to one lane, authorities said.

The driver‘‍s injuries were described as minor. The incident blocked two lanes of traffic and vehicles were being directed to the far-right lane. The semi was leaking oil and gasoline. No other injuries were reported.

No other details were immediately available.