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Lumber truck overturns on I-20 in Birmingham

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BIRMINGHAM, AL (WBRC) -

An 18-wheeler carrying lumber overturned in the area of I-20 known as "dead man's curve," where westbound I-20 merges with southbound I-59 near the Birmingham airport.

Authorities closed the ramp due to the wreck. Drivers had to exit onto I-59 northbound and turn around to travel south.

Crews are in the process of cleaning up the lumber that spilled onto the roadway. The truck has been turned upright again.

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