Semi runs off I-40 and crashes into a car in Oklahoma City

Oklahoma Highway Patrol troopers are investigating following an early morning accident at I-40 and Rockwell.

Troopers say the driver of a semi fell asleep, ran off the interstate, up the embankment and crashed into a car driving on Rockwell above.

The accident happened around 6:30 a.m. Friday morning.

Troopers have closed Rockwell which runs over I-40 while the clean up the wreckage.

The accident is not affecting traffic on I-40.

Troopers say the driver of the Saturn was taken to the hospital with minor injuries.

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