Fuel Tanker Tips On M-88 Near Bellaire - Northern Michigan's News Leader

Fuel Tanker Tips On M-88 Near Bellaire

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A semi truck carrying seven thousand gallons of gasoline tipped over on M-88 near Bellaire.

The accident  happened around 2:00 p.m. today near Grass River Road on M-88.

Fire officials say the driver was not seriously hurt and they are not sure what caused the accident.

The driver said he was driving when all the sudden something felt unusual so he hit the brakes and that's when the truck tipped.

Fire crews say the truck just missed a sign that could have punctured the fuel tank.

The scene is under control but crews have to wait for the tank to be properly removed.