18-wheeler wreck shuts down part of Hwy 71 near Doddridge, AR - KSLA News 12 Shreveport, Louisiana News Weather & Sports

18-wheeler wreck shuts down part of Hwy 71 near Doddridge, AR

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MILLER CO, AR (KSLA) -

Part of Hwy 71 is blocked after an 18-wheeler loaded with boxes of liquid detergent wrecked and spilled its load.

Arkansas State Police are investigating the wreck, which happened shortly after 1 p.m. near the Louisiana state line.

They say the 18-wheeler was heading southbound on Hwy 71 when the driver lost control, sending the rig rolling on its side.

The driver, who has not been identified, was injured and taken to a local hospital. There is no word on his condition.

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