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Semi-truck rollover in Dubuque County

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A truck carrying logs rolled over Monday afternoon in Dubuque County A truck carrying logs rolled over Monday afternoon in Dubuque County
DUBUQUE COUNTY (KWWL) -

A rollover accident Monday afternoon involving a semi truck temporarily blocked traffic in Dubuque County.

The truck, carrying logs, was heading northbound on Highway 61 and rolled over on the exit ramp to westbound Highway 151.

The Iowa State Patrol said witnesses report the driver took the curve too fast.

The driver was trapped in the truck for about 45 minutes, but State Patrol said he was alert and talking.

An ambulance took the driver to Mercy Medical Center in Dubuque.

Officials shut down the ramp for three hours.

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