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18 wheeler backs up traffic on J.R. Allen

PHENIX CITY, AL (WTVM) - Officials say traffic is still backed up on J.R. Allen Parkway after an accident near Summerville Road in Phenix City.

The accident involved an 18 wheeler with its trailer turned over to its side and took place Wednesday at about 5 p.m.  

Two drivers have been transported to the hospital, and their conditions are unknown at this time. 

The vehicle blocked two lanes and backed traffic up for miles. First responders routed traffic into detours to help with the backup. The cause of the accident is still under investigation.  

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