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Wreck blocks traffic... take detour

November 27, 2007

Albany - A tractor trailer accident in Albany blocks traffic coming in from Dawson on Highway 82.

A tractor trailer lost its load around 11:15 Tuesday morning, apparently trying to round a curve.  It happened on the on ramp for highway 19 South off of highway 82.

Deputies were able to shift traffic around the rig for a while, but are now bringing in a crane to lift the load back onto the trailer and will have to block off the ramp.

 If you're planning to travel South, you should anticipate staying on 82 which turns into Dawson Road to avoid that area.

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