Semi rolls over on Highway 16 east of city

A tractor trailer rollover temporarily closed the Yellowhead east of Edmonton near the intersection at Highway 216.
A tractor trailer rolled over on Highway 16 east of the city at Highway 216. (CBC)

A tractor trailer rollover temporarily closed the Yellowhead east of Edmonton near the intersection at Highway 216.

The truck spilled a load of waste wood. (CBC)

The driver lost control and rolled onto the highway, spilling a load of waste wood. The driver was not hurt, said police.

Some diesel fuel leaked from the ruptured fuel tank and crews were on scene cleaning up.

Highway 16 eastbound between Highway 216 and Cloverbar Road was opened to traffic on Monday afternoon.