Wrecked 18-wheeler blocks Florence traffic

The wreck blocked Veterans Drive for hours Friday morning.

Posted: May 18, 2018 12:13 PM

An overturned 18-wheeler blocked traffic in Florence for hours Friday.

The wreck happened around 7 a.m. at Veterans Drive and Cox Creek Parkway near the Marriott hotel.

No one was hurt.

The truck was hauling aluminum blocks, Florence police said.

Veterans Drive was blocked back to South Orleans Street while crews worked to turn the truck back over.

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