Tractor trailer rollover shuts down section of River Road

Deputies with the Morgan County Sheriff’s Department are investigating the cause of a tractor trailer accident on Monday,

A tractor trailer rolled onto its side along River Road on Monday, November 15.
Photo provided by Morgan County Sheriff’s Department.

November 15 that shut down River Road for a portion of the afternoon.

According to Sheriff K.C. Bohrer, the deputies were dispatched to the 4000 block of River Road and found the truck – a Western Truck owned by SB Freight Company of El Paso, Texas – on its side off the northern edge of the roadway.

Deputy Hedrick and Diehl responded and continue to investigate the circumstances of the accident.

River Road was closed for a period of time while tow trucks removed the truck.

Morgan County Deputy Reserves responded to assist with tractor.