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Major Dump Truck Rollover Causes Chaos on HWY 17 92 N

Major Dump Truck Rollover Causes Chaos on HWY 17 92 

Major Dump Truck Rollover Causes Chaos on HWY 17 92 N


By Ciara Perez, News Reporter | iSkyCreations - News & Media (ISC)

Published June 24th, 2024


DAVENPORT, FL - According to the Polk County Fire Rescue - in a developing story, iSkyNews is on the scene of a significant accident involving a dump truck rollover on HWY 17 92 North and Ernie Caldwell Boulevard in Davenport, Florida. The incident, which occurred earlier today around 1:09 pm, has caused major disruptions and safety concerns in the area.


Emergency responders, including Polk County Fire Rescue, Haines City Fire Department, and the Polk County Sheriff’s Office, have swiftly arrived at the scene to manage the situation. Reports indicate that the dump truck, now on its side, has resulted in one individual being transported to a local hospital with injuries that are currently unknown.




The southbound lane of HWY 17 92 is completely blocked, leading to significant traffic delays and detours as authorities work to clear the road. Compounding the issue, over 90 gallons of fuel have spilled onto the roadway, posing a potential hazard. Additionally, an estimated 60,000 pounds of sand from the truck's load has scattered across the ground, creating further challenges for the cleanup crews.


Officials are actively engaged in the cleanup and containment efforts, aiming to mitigate any environmental impact and restore safe travel conditions. The public is advised to avoid the area and seek alternate routes to minimize congestion and allow emergency personnel to perform their duties effectively.


Stay tuned to iSkyNews for live updates and further information as this story develops.


Here are some takeaways from the story:


  1. A dump truck rollover on HWY 17 92 North and Ernie Caldwell Boulevard in Davenport, FL has caused significant traffic disruption.

  2. One individual has been transported to a local hospital with unknown injuries.

  3. The southbound lane of HWY 17 92 is completely blocked due to the accident.

  4. Emergency responders, including Polk County Fire Rescue, Haines City Fire Department, and the Polk County Sheriff’s Office, are on the scene.

  5. Over 90 gallons of fuel and 60,000 pounds of sand have spilled onto the roadway.

  6. Cleanup and containment efforts are underway to address the fuel spill and sand on the road.

  7. The public is advised to avoid the area and seek alternate routes to reduce congestion and allow emergency crews to work efficiently.


Major Dump Truck Rollover Causes Chaos on HWY 17 92 N

Major Dump Truck Rollover Causes Chaos on HWY 17 92 N

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