I-55 NB reopened after shutting down for several hours due to crash, fuel leak

I-55 NB reopened after shutting down for several hours due to crash, fuel leak

Turerell, AR (WMC) - Interstate 55 northbound has been reopened after shutting down for several hours due to a crash and diesel fuel leak.

Officials say an 18-wheeler ran into an overhead sign near mile marker 23 in Turrell Sunday morning.

The driver of the truck was injured and taken to the hospital. His condition is unknown.

The fuel tank was completely ripped off of the truck leaving over 100 gallons of diesel in the median.

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