Tanker Truck Overturns, Backs Up Traffic

This morning in Gregg County, a tanker truck overturns on an I-20 on-ramp, causing traffic to back up for several hours.

It happened just after 6:30am near Hwy 135. DPS says when the driver tried to make the turn, he lost control. John Marvin, Jr. was trapped him for nearly two hours. He was airlifted to a Tyler hospital with a possible broken ankle.

Nothing was spilled from the truck.

Julie Tam, reporting.