Log truck rolls over on exit ramp in Meridian

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MERIDIAN, Miss. (WTOK) -- A log truck rolled over on the Interstate 20 150 exit ramp Thursday morning in Meridian.

(Photo Source: WTOK-TV)

It happened just before 11 a.m. Thursday morning. The logs spilled all over the road. The exit ramp was closed for a couple of hours while crews cleaned up the logs from the roadway. It was opened back up at 2 p.m. Thursday.

It appears the truck tipped over while taking the curve on the exit ramp.

The driver was taken to a local hospital by ambulance. No word on his condition.

Meridian police, Meridian fire, Mississippi Department of Transportation and the Lauderdale Co. Emergency Management Agency all responded to the accident.