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Tanker overturns on KY 56 in Webster Co.

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WEBSTER CO., KY (WFIE) -

A tanker overturned on a Webster County roadway Monday evening.

The accident shut down KY 56 between Sebree and Poole for several hours while crews worked to clear the scene. 

The driver of the tanker, Keith Gough, was airlifted to an St. Mary's in Evansville with non-life threatening injuries.

According to the driver, a car going the opposite way, crossed the center line and cause the semi to react.

The truck was carrying 105 barrels of crude oil, which did not leak during the accident.

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