Crashed Truck Spills 20 Tons Of Avocados On Texas Highway

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By NewsRadio 1080 KRLD

A highway just outside of Seguin was closed for several hours Tuesday morning after a semi-truck crashed and spilled its contents all over the road.

The truck spilled and lost over 40,000 pounds of avocados.

#cibolotraffic alert IH10 closureAt 1241am, two truck tractor-semi trailers were involved in a major accident. A box trailer full of avocados overturned causing the cargo box to tear open. Several thousand avocados littered the Eastbound lanes of IH-10 at mile marker 599. pic.twitter.com/6UwOzTfsdN

— Cibolo Police Dept (@CiboloPD) October 29, 2019

Two people were taken to a nearby hospital for minor injuries.  

Police are still investigating the cause of the crash.