Unusual crash slows traffic during rush-hour in east Springfield
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (KY3) - An unusual crash slowed rush-traffic in east Springfield Thursday morning.
The crash happened around 7:30 a.m. on U.S. 65 and Sunshine Street.
Investigators say a truck hauling a piece of machinery had a tire blow out. The truck crashed into the median. The driver lost the piece of machinery from a trailer. A second vehicle rolled over a tire. The same tire then hit the windshield of a third driver’s car.
The driver of the truck and the driver of the third vehicle suffered minor injuries.
Crews closed two lanes of traffic for about an hour.
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