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Overturned semi-truck shuts down ETX road

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CHEROKEE COUNTY, TX (KLTV) -

An East Texas road has been shut down after an 18-wheeler overturned.

A semi-truck overturned on Farm-to-Market 855 near the intersection of Farm-to-Market 3198, around two miles east of Lake Palestine. Cherokee County authorities are working to clear the truck, which appeared to be carrying timber.

Timber and debris are on both sides of the road and all traffic has been diverted to FM 3198.

The driver of the semi-truck has non-life threatening injuries.

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