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Jack-knifed truck blocking Arcadia road

Posted at 6:57 AM, Jan 29, 2018
and last updated 2018-01-29 06:57:34-05

DeSOTO COUNTY, Fla. -- Florida Highway Patrol is on the scene of a tractor trailer crash with fuel spill north of Arcadia Monday morning.

According to DeSoto County Emergency Management, the truck crashed on N.E. Turner Avenue near the intersection with U.S. 17 around 5 a.m. Monday.

Both lanes of Turner Avenue are closed.

Drivers in the area should seek alternate routes until the fuel spill can be cleaned up and the roadway cleared.