Tractor trailer carrying apples overturns in Union Gap

UNION GAP, Wash. -- A semi-truck rollover near the interchange of Highway 97 and I-82 blocked traffic for hours Monday.

Authorities say the truck flipped on its side at about four p.m.

Troopers say the driver is OK. He tells KIMA the crash happened when he swerved to avoid a deer.

Deputies say speed could be a factor in the accident.