Tractor trailer overturns in Pike County

BELFRY, Ky. (WYMT) - A tractor trailer carrying pop tarts overturned in Pike County Tuesday morning.

It happened in Belfry just after 8:00 a.m.

Emergency responders say the driver went into a curve too fast.

The trailer flipped and dragged the truck into a gas station parking lot where it hit a pickup truck.

The driver of the tractor trailer was treated for injuries and released.

No other injuries were reported.

Traffic was rerouted for several hours as crews cleaned up the cargo and fuel that spilled out.

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