Tractor Trailer Jackknifes on Interstate 70 West Near The Highlands

Photo by Scott McCloskey This tractor trailer carrying bananas jackknifed on Interstate 70 westbound before the exit to The Highlands. Officials on scene are working to have the truck uprighted and removed. Motorists should slow down the in area of the accident.

TRIADELPHIA — The Ohio County Sheriff’s office is urging motorists to slow down and use caution on Interstate 70 westbound a short distance from The Highlands as a tractor trailer has jackknifed at that location.

The truck is carrying a large load of bananas that have to be unloaded and placed on another truck before the damaged vehicle can be pulled back up onto its wheels. The driver of the truck is being examined for injuries.


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