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Semi rolls over on Highway 14


ROCHESTER, Minn. (KTTC) -- A semi rolled over Tuesday afternoon between Rochester and Byron, sending the driver to the hospital.

The incident happened just after 3 p.m. Tuesday afternoon, two miles west of West Circle Drive on Highway 14.

According to Minnesota State Patrol, a 59-year-old Rochester man was driving east on Highway 14 when he lost control of his semi truck. It crashed into the median and rolled.

One witness reported that the truck was on fire for a time.

The driver was taken to Saint Marys Hospital in Rochester, where he was treated for non-life threatening injuries.

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