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Flipped semi stalls traffic for hours on Pig Trail

An overturned semi carrying lumber blocked traffic on Highway 23 north of Ozark for hours Wednesday.
Credit: KFSM

FRANKLIN COUNTY, Ark. — An overturned semi carrying lumber supplies blocked traffic on Highway 23 north of Ozark for hours Wednesday (July 8). 

The driver flipped the vehicle while taking a sharp corner on the highway around 12:15 p.m. Crews were able to clear the scene around 4:20 p.m. 

There have been no injuries reported from the accident. 

Highway 23 is part of the Pig Trail, a popular scenic route driven by many in the state. 

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