Semi-truck flips over in downtown St. Louis

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( – Police are trying to determine what caused a semi-truck to flip over on the Interstate 64 west ramp to Southbound I-55 in downtown St. Louis.

The tractor trailer slammed on its side, sending one person to the hospital. It is unknown if the victim is male or female, but News 4 crews did see EMS rushing the victim to a local hospital for treatment. Their condition is unknown.

The cause of the accident is unknown at this time, but the investigation is ongoing.

This is the second accident to happen recently, with the previous incident occurring on Wednesday after a flatbed semi-truck overturned onto the same ramp from the Poplar Street Bridge leading to Southbound I-55.

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