18-wheeler hauling sand overturns on FM 1179

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BRYAN, Tex. (KBTX) - Crews are cleaning up a mess left behind when an 18-wheeler carrying sand overturned Tuesday morning.

The driver of the truck was taken to a local hospital for minor injuries according to DPS. DPS Troopers said the driver was trying to negotiate a turn when the truck tipped over.

The truck tipped over in front of the Steep Hollow Cemetery. Troopers said it would be a while before they could get the truck uprighted.

Traffic was slow in the area, but still moving.