MAPLE PLAIN/INDEPENDENCE, MN – The Delano Herald Journal has confirmed that a flipped semi near the Maple Plain and Independence border resulted in a closure of Highway 12 early Monday afternoon.
The driver of the semi, who has not been identified, suffered injuries, though the extent of those injuries is unknown at this time.
A West Hennepin Public Safety Department representative confirmed the road was closed for a period of time. It has been reopened, but will be closed temporarily once a tow truck arrives to remove the semi.
More information will be posted as it becomes available.