Semi carrying batteries overturns on Vietnam Veterans Parkway

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Courtesy: TDOT

SUMNER COUNTY, Tenn. (WKRN) – An on-ramp at Vietnam Veterans Parkway was blocked after a semi carrying batteries overturned.

It happened Tuesday morning near exit 3 around 10:30 a.m., blocking the westbound ramp.

Acid from the batteries were initially a concern. Crews were on the scene treating the incident as a HAZMAT situation.

The scene wasn’t cleared until 8 p.m. No injuries were reported.

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