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Overturned semi-truck blocks highway in Mitchell County

Overturned truck b;locks northbound lanes on Highway 19 in Mitchell County (Source: WALB) Overturned truck b;locks northbound lanes on Highway 19 in Mitchell County (Source: WALB)
MITCHELL CO., GA (WALB) -

Mitchell County EMA officials have confirmed a semi-truck crashed and is blocking Highway 19 just north of Pelham.

A truck hauling grain overturned around 3 a.m.

Police, EMS, and firefighters are on the scene.

The driver is out of the truck and appears to be okay.

The northbound lanes are currently blocked. Drivers will need to find an alternate route.

WALB News 10's John Barron is at the scene and will have updates on Today in Georgia beginning at 5 a.m.

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