Crews cleanup semi crash near Rolla, Mo.

JEROME, Mo. -- The Doolittle Fire Protection District says a semi-tractor trailer crashed at the westbound exit to Jerome on Interstate 44.

The driver was transported to a nearby hospital to be treated.

A small fuel leak occurred as the result of the crash, but has been taken care of.

The Doolittle Fire Protection District is assisting the Missouri State Highway Patrol in working the crash, and says a similar accident occurred in September of 2018. Both occupants of that crash sustained serious injuries.

We will continue to update you with more information as it becomes available.