Truck hauling empty pickle jar rolls, closes Macomb Co. road - New York News

Truck hauling empty pickle jar rolls, closes Macomb Co. road

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(Credit: WJBK|myFOXDetroit.com) Semi-truck crash on M-53 (Credit: WJBK|myFOXDetroit.com) Semi-truck crash on M-53
STERLING HEIGHTS, Mich. (WJBK) -

The northbound lanes of M-53 at 18 Mile Road in Sterling Heights remain closed because of an accident involving a semi-truck.

Video from the scene shows the truck flipped on its side and has leaked fuel onto the roadway.

No injuries are being reported but authorities believe M-53 near the Van Dyke entrance ramp will be closed until at least 3 p.m. while the crash is being cleared.

Sterling Heights police say the truck was carrying 38,000 pounds of empty pickle jars.

Possible detours include Mound, Utica or Shoenherr.

Click here to get live traffic updates.

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