The tractor-trailer had been traveling near mile marker 162 when it overturned on the bridge and began leaking fuel, according to an email statement from Sgt. Steven Jarrett of the troopers.
Jarrett said the combination of having to remove the vehicle and clean up the fuel caused the delay.
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