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A semi-truck carrying hazardous materials flips on U.S. Highway 301, driver confirmed dead

A semi-truck carrying hazardous materials flips on U.S. Highway 301, driver confirmed dead
A semi-truck carrying hazardous materials flips on U.S. Highway 301, driver confirmed dead
Published: Jul. 14, 2021 at 1:22 PM EDT
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GAINESVILLE, Fla. (WCJB) - A semi-truck carrying hazardous materials flipped over on U.S. Highway 301 near the Alachua-Bradford County line.

Around 7:45 a.m. Wednesday morning, Bradford County Fire Rescue got the call of a flipped semi near the bridge crossing the Santa Fe River on U.S. 301.

Fire Rescue found the driver unresponsive. The driver is confirmed dead.

The truck contains ferric sulfate which is a type of acid that Fire Rescue officials confirm has not leaked from the truck.

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