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Westbound I-20 Reopened after Gasoline Tanker Rollover

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

MIDLAND COUNTY - A truck driver and his two sons are recovering after their semi rolled over on Friday morning in Midland County.  

The accident happened around seven on Interstate 20, near FM 1788.  

According to troopers, the big rig ran off the road.

The driver over corrected and flipped the tanker.

Gas started leaking from the trailer and the Interstate was shut down while haz-mat crews cleaned up the fuel.

It took authorities about four hours to clean up 2,000 gallons of gas.

The trucker and two boys are in stable condition.

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