FedEx truck overturns in Smith County - KPLC 7 News, Lake Charles, Louisiana

BREAKING NEWS

FedEx truck overturns in Smith County

Posted: Updated:
  • More Local NewsLocalMore>>

  • Team Brown - Quest For Saturday

    Team Brown - Quest For Saturday

    Thursday, April 17 2014 12:30 AM EDT2014-04-17 04:30:07 GMT
    When Elizabeth Head Coach Robert Brown led his Lady Bulldogs to Sulphur for the Fast Pitch 56 last year, nothing but optimism was in the air. Even as they prepared to face Hackberry, the top seed in ClassMore >>
    When Elizabeth Head Coach Robert Brown led his Lady Bulldogs to Sulphur for the Fast Pitch 56 last year, nothing but optimism was in the air. Even as they prepared to face Hackberry, the top seed in ClassMore >>
  • Several College Signings at St Louis and Sam Houston

    Several College Signings at St Louis and Sam Houston

    Thursday, April 17 2014 12:13 AM EDT2014-04-17 04:13:42 GMT
    Sam Houston Carleigh Chaumont (Softball) - Western Kentucky Taylor Landry (Women's Soccer) - LSU Alexandria St Louis Natasha Navajar (Bowling) - Tulane Olivia Hansen (Women's Golf) - McNeeseMore >>
    Sam Houston Carleigh Chaumont (Softball) - Western Kentucky Taylor Landry (Women's Soccer) - LSU Alexandria St Louis Natasha Navajar (Bowling) - Tulane Olivia Hansen (Women's Golf) - McNeeseMore >>
  • McNeese football to open 2015 season at LSU

    McNeese football to open 2015 season at LSU

    Thursday, April 17 2014 12:04 AM EDT2014-04-17 04:04:50 GMT
    McNeese State will open its 2015 football season against LSU, the schools announced on Wednesday.
    More >>
    McNeese State will open its 2015 football season against LSU, the schools announced on Wednesday.More >>
TYLER, TX (KLTV) -

Emergency crews responded to an overturned FedEx truck in Smith County.

The call came in to emergency dispatch around 9 a.m. Friday, just south of the entrance to Tyler State Park on Farm to Market Road 14.

Officials say the driver was headed northbound  on FM 14, when the vehicle lost control, overturned and left the roadway, knocking-out two mailboxes before coming to a rest on its side.

The driver was able to crawl out from the overturned van himself, and authorities say he was not injured.

DPS says slick roads may have been a factor, but did not indicate speed as a contributor.

The vehicle was towed from the scene around 10:30.

A FedEx spokesperson says the driver was wrapping up an early morning route, and the incident will not delay any delivery service in the area.

No citations have been issued.

Copyright 2012 KLTV. All rights reserved.

Powered by WorldNow