Overturned tractor trailer blocks east and westbound lanes on Highway 72 in Tuscumbia

COLBERT COUNTY, Ala. — An overturned 18-wheeler in Tuscumbia is causing delays for drivers on Highway 72 near Shoals Outdoor Sports Thursday morning.

The trailer dumped its cargo onto both east and westbound lanes. One lane of traffic is open in both directions.

Officials hope to have the roadway completely clear around noon.