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Chemical tanker overturned in Picayune

A tanker truck carrying chemicals overturned on Cooper Road in Picayune Tuesday morning. (Photo Source: WLOX) A tanker truck carrying chemicals overturned on Cooper Road in Picayune Tuesday morning. (Photo Source: WLOX)
PICAYUNE, MS (WLOX) -

A tanker truck carrying chemicals overturned on Cooper Road in Picayune Tuesday morning. The tanker went off the road just outside the Pearl River Dialysis Clinic.

Clinic Director Jennifer Walley said emergency responders told her chemicals are not leaking, but a hazardous materials team is on the scene assessing the damage to the tanker before off loading the chemical.

Walley said traffic in the area is being detoured. Cooper Road is just off Interstate 59.

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