Gravel spill blocks road after tractor trailer overturns in Rowan County

  • Source: WBTV-TV Channel 3
  • Published: 02/08/2019 04:25 AM

A tractor trailer ran off a road and overturned, spilling gravel and blocking a road in Rowan County Thursday afternoon. Liberty Road is blocked at Hill Road near Morgan Township, and is expected to be closed for a while due to a big cleanup process after the incident. The tractor trailer spilled a large load of gravel across the road. Firefighters responded to the scene to extinguish, and have a live power line to deal with, Duke Energy crews responded to the scene. Crew members were cleaning up gravel, others managed the fire. A fuel spill went into the grass and woods beside the road, sparking fire.


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