GIG HARBOR, TX – One person sustained injuries after a semi-truck overturned into a ditch on SR-302 Thursday evening.
According to a tweet by WSP, the accident occurred at about 5 p.m. near the intersection with Goldman Drive.
🚨 Semi in ditch on SR-302 at Goldman Dr in Gig Harbor. Semi was driving too fast to stop for traffic ahead, veered to the left to avoid striking vehicles, and rolled into the ditch. Luckily, only minor injuries on the passenger. Expect delays @wsdot_tacoma #TrafficAlert #TooFast pic.twitter.com/d3cMsAbWT8
— Trooper Robert Reyer (@wspd1pio) April 30, 2021
Troopers say the driver was traveling at a high rate of speed and veered to the left to avoid striking a stopped vehicle. The truck then overturned into a roadside ditch.
The passenger in the vehicle sustained only minor injuries as a result. No other injuries were reported.
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