Semi-Truck Tipped Over Near Winside

UPDATED November 16th at 9:15 P.M

WAYNE – Emergency personnel were dispatched to Highway 35 north of Winside near the junction of Highway 98 and Highway 35 at about 1:35 on Friday afternoon. A semi-truck turning southbound had tipped over on the east side of Highway 35 blocking northbound traffic. The junction was closed for approximately 3 1/2 hours during the investigation and clean up. The driver was transported to Faith Regional Health Services for treatment of minor injuries. The Wayne County Sheriff’s Office was assisted at the scene by the Winside and Carroll Volunteer Fire Departments, the Nebraska State Patrol Carrier Enforcement, and the Nebrasksa Department of Transportation. The accident remains under investigation. No other vehicles were involved.