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18-wheeler overturned after driver fell asleep at wheel

source: Steven Bilski source: Steven Bilski
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JACKSON, MS (Mississippi News Now) -

Traffic is flowing smoothly again in Copiah County after an overnight 18-wheeler accident.

Highway Patrol Trooper Eric Henry said it happened just after 1:30 a.m. in the northbound lanes of Interstate-55 near Gallman.

Trooper Henry told us the driver of the FedEx truck suffered minor injuries after falling asleep at the wheel.

He also confirmed there were no hazardous materials on board.

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