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8:34am A semi has rolled over while traveling Highway 20 at milepost 23 – that’s 23 miles east of Newport. Emergency responders are enroute.
8:39am Reports say there is someone inside the truck yelling for help. The truck is smoking.
9:05am Reports from the scene indicate that the crash is blocking the eastbound lanes (going toward the valley) but that traffic is getting through using the westbound lane (heading toward the coast). Watch for flaggers directing traffic in both directions.
9:10am Reports say that the driver has been extracted and was on his way aboard an ambulance to a hospital to be checked out. He was alert and talking.