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Interstate reopens following rollover accident in Beaumont


Beaumont Police and firefighters with Beaumont Fire-Rescue worked an accident involving an overturned truck on Interstate 10 near M L King Jr Parkway around 1:45 p.m. Wednesday.

The driver of the truck was taken to Christus Hospital St. Elizabeth with what officers on the scene described as minor injuries.

I-10 at MLK eastbound was shut down due to the accident.  traffic had to be diverted from the Interstate to MLK until 3:20 p.m.

Crews spent around an hour and a half cleaning fluids that spilled on the roadway and removing the truck.

No other vehicles were involved.



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