Semi-truck with 43,000 pounds of fruits jackknifed causes traffic

Semi-truck with 43,000 pounds of fruits jackknifed causes traffic

Updated: July 30, 2020 06:39 AM
Created: July 30, 2020 06:14 AM

A semi-truck with approximately 43,000 pounds of fruits had jackknifed on the highway early Thursday morning, according to the Minnesota State Patrol. 


According to the state patrol, troopers are investigating a jackknifed semi crash Eastbound Highway 94 at 494 in Maple Grove. 

There are no injuries during this crash, said troopers. 

During the crash, both saddle fuel tanks spilled onto Interstate-94, but the fruits that the semi-truck is carrying is still intact, according to the Minnesota Department of Transportation (MnDOT).  

Eastbound Highway 94 will be closed for an extended period of time. 

Updated information will be posted here

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