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18-wheeler overturns in Sheffield

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SHEFFIELD, AL (WAFF) -

An 18-wheeler overturned in the area of Georgia Avenue and 1st Street in Sheffield, Wednesday afternoon.

Police said the Tennessee Valley Recycling truck turned on its side, dumping material and other debris onto the road.

The area was closed down to traffic as crews worked to clear the scene. Authorities asked drivers to avoid the area.

Heavy machinery was brought in to assist in the clean-up.

No one was injured.

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