Semi-truck carrying crude oil overturns after wreck, no reported injuries

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AMARILLO, Texas (KAMR/KCIT) — A semi-truck carrying crude oil overturned in a wreck involving one other vehicle earlier today. It happened at the intersection of SE 10th & Taylor.

According to the Amarillo Fire Department, another vehicle was involved in the crash, but there were no reported injuries in the crash. The driver of the semi-truck was taken to an Amarillo hospital as a precaution. Traffic was blocked in multiple directions for several hours for towing and cleanup.

AFD said no oil spilled in the wreck and it was offloaded safely. The semi-truck was moved shortly after.


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