Truck loaded with tortillas overturns on eastbound I-84 Wednesday morning

newsroom@idahostatesman.comJuly 9, 2014 

PHOTO BY BUD BRYSON/CALDWELL FIRE

A semi truck overturned Wednesday morning on Interstate 84 at Exit 17 (Sand Hollow), blocking all eastbound lanes on the interstate, according to Idaho State Police. The semi was the sole vehicle in the crash.

It was reported at 6:44 a.m., and lanes remained blocked for several hours. ISP reported that all lanes had reopened by 11 a.m.

A Caldwell Fire official reported on Twitter that the truck was loaded with tortillas.

No information was immediately available on injuries or the cause of the crash.

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