Tanker carrying ethanol crashes at Lincoln interchange

Published: Jan. 4, 2018 at 1:50 PM CST
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Emergency crews responded to the U.S. Highway 77 and Interstate 80 interchange on Thursday afternoon after a tanker crashed off the side of the road.

The tanker, which was carrying thousands of gallons of ethanol, went off the road around 1:15 p.m.

The Nebraska State Patrol said there was no leak after the crash.

The tanker crashed while attempting to get on I-80 westbound from Highway 77.

The driver of the semi was transported to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries.