photo from Morris PD

The Morris Police Department responded to a single-vehicle accident involving a semi-truck on Friday morning.

According to police officials, officers were dispatched to Route 47 and Costco Drive around 7:20 a.m. for a semi-tractor and trailer that had overturned. No injuries were reported, and no other vehicles were involved.

According to the police report, the driver told officers that he was turning left and his cargo load shifted in the trailer, causing the tractor along with trailer to overturn. 

The Morris Fire Protection and Ambulance District and Grundy County Emergency Management Agency assisted on the scene.