An accident this morning is causing significant delays for commuters in the Druid City.

Townsquare Media News Director Don Hartley said an 18-wheeler has overturned at the intersection of University Boulevard and Crescent Ridge Road East, blocking traffic on both roads.

The 18-wheeler is leaking hydraulic fluid and a hazmat crew has been called to assist in containment efforts.

First responders are on the scene, and drivers are encouraged to seek an alternate route.

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