Temple: 18-wheeler hits guardrail, jackknifes near busy intersection

A truck driver escaped with minor injuries Tuesday when his 18-wheeler struck a guardrail and jackknifed near a busy Temple intersection. (Temple Fire & Rescue photo)

TEMPLE, Texas (KWTX) A truck driver escaped with minor injuries Tuesday when his 18-wheeler struck a guardrail and jackknifed near a busy Temple intersection.

The accident happened at around 8 a.m. Tuesday on eastbound Airport Road at Research Boulevard.

Paramedics treated the driver at the scene.

A cleanup was underway Tuesday morning.