Hay Truck Overturns on I-5 NB At Marquam Bridge

Portland, Or. – A semi truck carrying hay has overturned on I-5 northbound on the Marquam Bridge. O-DOT says I-5 northbound is closed and it will take all morning to clear. Drivers should use I-405 instead. The accident happened just before 5 a.m.

Why does it take so long to clear a rolled over Semi? ODOT Gave us this handy explanation:

 

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