Thousands of apples spilled across highway

Semi-truck driver lost control in Salem Township, lost load

SALEM TWP., Mich. - An early morning accident left thousands of apples strewn across the highway in Salem Township early Thursday morning.

A semi-truck driver lost control, spilling his load of apple boxes across M-14 near Gotfedson around 1 a.m.

The road was closed for several hours while crews worked to scoop up the boxes of apples and put them into a dumpster.

The truck driver was not hurt.

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