UPDATE: Highway 24 remains closed at 1:15 p.m. on Thursday as workers continue to clean up the spill made by an overturned truck.
According to the Kansas Highway Patrol the truck crashed after the passenger side tire dropped off the side of the road. When the driver tried to return to the road the truck turned over.
Neither the driver nor the passenger sustained serious injuries.
ROSSVILLE (KSNT) – Shawnee County dispatch has confirmed there was a semi-truck crash at Hwy 24 and Capper Road Thursday morning.
The Kansas Department of Transportation is reporting a semi-truck is on its side at NW US 24 Hwy & NW Capper Rd, just west of Rossville.
Authorities said the semi is blocking all lanes of highway traffic as of 7:30 AM.
The Kansas Highway Patrol is encouraging motorists to find alternate routes.