Semi spills load of onions on Highway 12 in Walla Walla County

Semi spills load of onions on Highway 12 in Walla Walla County
Trooper Chris Thorson/Washington State Patrol 

WALLA WALLA COUNTY, Wash. – A semi-truck hauling onions rolled over on Highway 12 between Touchet and Wallula Junction.

According to the Washington State Patrol, the crash blocked one lane of traffic about two miles west of Nine Mile Hill until approximately 3 p.m. The driver was not injured.

Authorities have not said what caused the crash or if the driver will be cited.

Traffic alert in Walla Walla County. WSP is investigating a semi truck crash on SR 12, two miles west of 9 mile hill. One lane is blocked so we are alternating traffic. 30-45 minutes to open the highway fully. Driver has no injuries. pic.twitter.com/8b8rLz89Qx

— Trooper C. Thorson (@wspd3pio) July 22, 2019