Around 3 PM yesterday, the trailer of a big rig collapsed under its own weight on Hwy 48. The incident happened between Crossroad market gas station and the Raccoon Creek bridge between Summerville and Berryton. The tractor was pulling freight for a company named Benton Express, Inc.
Luckily, the driver managed to pull the truck roadside, and multiple sheriff’s deputies arrived on the scene to help direct traffic. No injuries have been reported.