Driver cited following early morning I-10 crash involving semi-trucks

Published: Jun. 24, 2018 at 3:52 PM EDT
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By: WCTV Eyewitness News

June 24, 2018

JEFFERSON CO., Fla. (WCTV) -- One driver suffered minor injuries and another was cited after a crash involving two semi-trucks which blocked traffic on I-10.

According to Florida Highway Patrol, a semi-truck was passing another vehicle and began to merge into the right lane at around 6:30 a.m. Sunday.

That driver, 44-year-old Loyd Hicks, reportedly hit the rear of another truck's trailer. Hick's truck then travelled onto the grass median before overturning on its side. The other truck came to a controlled stop.

Hicks is charged with careless driving. He suffered minor injuries in the crash.