Truck carrying fuel flips over in south Cape Girardeau

CAPE GIRARDEAU, MO (KFVS) - It was a bumpy ride Tuesday morning for one truck driver.  He flipped his tanker truck into a ditch, blocking traffic in South Cape Girardeau.

Police say the wreck happened around 4:35 a.m. Tuesday.

Police say the wreck is blocking traffic in the area near Giboney Avenue and Hackberry street.

No one was hurt in the crash but emergency crews are now pumping fuel from the tanker truck into another truck so that they can remove it from the ditch.

The wreck is blocking part of the road, so officers are on the scene directing traffic.

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