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Semi-truck tumbles off Interstate 96 into pond

Driver OK, crews trying to prevent debris from spilling into pond

BRIGHTON, Mich. – A semi-truck pulling two dump trailers of scrap metal tumbled off Interstate 96 Friday morning and landed overturned in a pond.

The right lane on the eastbound side at Pleasant Valley Road is closed while tow trucks try to pull the wreckage out.

SLIDESHOW: Semi-truck overturns into pond

Hazmat crews are also on the scene trying to prevent fluids from the truck from spilling into the pond.

The driver suffered only minor injuries.