Wednesday, February 06, 2019
Molasses Truck Overturns On US27
MOORE HAVEN, FL. -- Troopers are on scene of a traffic crash involving two semi-trucks on US 27 north of West Yaun Road in Glades County.
During the course of the crash, one semi, transporting several thousands of pounds of molasses, overturned. Subsequently a large quantity of the molasses and fuel from the semi spilled onto the roadway.
Currently northbound US 27 is closed, traffic is being diverted onto SR 80. Emergency crews are on scene attempting to expedite the cleanup process. There were no injuries involved in the incident.
UPDATE: All lanes were reported open at 6:10 p.m. by the FHP.