Overturned truck backs up traffic in Gulfport

(Photo courtesy: WLOX viewer Melinda M. Rosetti-Spence)
(Photo courtesy: WLOX viewer Melinda M. Rosetti-Spence)

By WLOX Staff

GULFPORT, MS (WLOX) - An overturned tractor trailer caused traffic delays Monday afternoon at the intersection of Three Rivers Road and Creosote Road in Gulfport.

The truck flipped over when the driver was turning a corner, and the load shifted. Gulfport Police said the truck was carrying crushed concrete.

The truck's driver was taken to Gulfport Memorial Hospital. Details on his condition were not immediately released. No one else was injured in the accident.

Police said traffic was back to normal by 5pm.

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