Gravel Truck Flips Along I-20 Near Midland

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

NEAR MIDLAND - It took crews about an hour to free a big rig driver after he flipped on I-20 Wednesday morning, just east of Midland.

The wreck happened near Loop 250 around 9:00a.m. near a construction area.

Troopers say the gravel truck was headed for the construction area, when it ran off the road and flipped.

Crews had to pry the driver out of the cab.

There's no word on how badly he was hurt.

Traffic was blocked off, while crews cleared the scene.