Truck driver has minor injuries after blowout, plunge into Big Nance Creek in Lawrence County

An 18-wheeler went off the road and into the water at Big Nance Creek in Lawrence County. (Photo courtesy of Scott Norwood)

It took place on County Road 150 and Highway 20

Posted: Sep 16, 2021 5:49 PM
Updated: Sep 16, 2021 5:55 PM

An 18-wheeler went off the road and into the water at Big Nance Creek in Lawrence County.

Courtland Fire Chief Scott Norwood said this happened Thursday afternoon at County Road 150 and Highway 20.

Norwood said the driver received minor injuries.

He said the 18-wheeler had a blowout and went into the water.

The North Courtland Police Department, Hillsboro Area Volunteer Fire Department, and Lawrence County EMA also are on the scene.

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