Overturned Dump Truck Closes Dutch Valley Road

Knoxville (WVLT) – One lane of Dutch Valley Road has reopened near Anderson Road and The Hague Road in North Knoxville after a dump truck overturned.

According to the Knoxville Fire Department and witnesses say the dump truck swerved to avoid an ambulance and then other car and ended up rolling over into a ditch, spilling diesel fuel.

The driver of the dump truck was unharmed in the crash.

Both Knoxville Police and Knoxville Fire Department is on the scene.

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