Local News

Accident Closes Johnston Road

Posted March 7, 1998 6:00 a.m. EST

— Six miles of US 70 near Princeton were closed to traffic Sunday morning.

A gasoline tanker overturned, spilling gasoline and kerosene onto the roadway.

Emergency crews were dispatched to the scene.

US 70 eastbound is closed from Country Store Road to the 70-70A bypass.