Tractor trailer rolls over in Lawrence County


LAWRENCE COUNTY, K.Y. – A tractor trailer experienced mechanical issues led to a rollover in Lawrence County, Kentucky, Saturday morning.

There were minor injuries, but a dispatcher with the Lawrence County Emergency Management said it had the potential to be worse.

The accident occurred at U.S. Route 23 and Kentucky Route 707 at approximately 2 a.m. Saturday morning.

The intersection was shut down for about an hour and it took emergency crews about 31/2 hours to clear the scene. The Big Sandy Fire Department responded to the accident.

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