Keaton Fox, NBC 5 News
The driver of an 18-wheeler is unhurt after his big rig flipped entering eastbound I-30 from I-635 in Mesquite Friday morning.
The driver of an 18-wheeler is unhurt after his big rig flipped on eastbound Interstate 30 in Mesquite Friday morning.
According to police, the driver was entering I-30 from I-635 and swerved to miss a car at about 3:45 a.m. He lost control and flipped the truck.
A tow truck operator on the scene said the 30,000 pounds of engine parts had to be removed before the truck can be moved.
That wreck has eastbound I-30 closed at I-635.
The truck was cleared and lanes reopened about 8:15 a.m.