Rollover prompts evacuations in Canon City |

Rollover prompts evacuations in Canon City

CANON CITY – About 10 homes were evacuated Sunday after a semitrailer carrying butane rolled and blocked all lanes of U.S. 50, the State Patrol said.About 10 to 15 people from homes within a few hundred meters of the accident were evacuated after investigators reported a rupture within the semitrailer tank, and drivers were sent on detours, Trooper Gilbert Mares said.The truck driver suffered minor injuries, troopers said.It was not immediately clear what caused the rollover.

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