BREAKING NEWS: Tractor Trailer Oveturns On Highway E - One Person Air Lifted

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NEW HAVEN, Mo. - Earlier this morning one person was airlifted after his tractor trailer overturned on Highway E, approximately two miles west of Highway 100.

The accident occurred around 7:45 a.m. when the the driver was traveling east on Highway E, went off the right side of the roadway, then over corrected, causing the the truck to turn on it’s side as the trailer swung around 180 degrees, crossing the center line and of into the ditch.

Highway E is open but down to one lane and according to I-44 Truck Center crews, it will take them at least another five hours before the truck will be removed, which would be around 4 p.m. this evening.