No one was injured when a tractor-trailer carrying a shipment of batteries overturned Wednesday morning on U.S. Highway 27 near the Fort Benning gate at 1st Division Road.
Post public affairs said the truck was headed north on Highway 27 when it overturned, causing significant morning traffic delays in the area of 1st Division Road. Motorists were encouraged to use alternate routes.
Emergency response crews found no evidence of a threat from hazardous materials and spillage was quickly contained. The driver, who was the only occupant of the northbound vehicle, was transporting a shipment of batteries.