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Highway 55 in Eagan reopens after semi crash, fuel spill

The highway is closed eastbound at Dodd Road.

1 P.M. UPDATE

Eastbound Hwy. 55 has reopened after being closed for nearly four hours following a semi rollover crash Wednesday morning. 

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Highway 55 is closed eastbound in Eagan after a semi rollover.

The Minnesota State Patrol says the eastbound lanes are closed at Hwy. 149, Dodd Road, following the crash.

The semi is said to be "leaking fluids," with the State Patrol at the scene along with Eagan Police Department and Eagan Fire Department.

The crash was reported at around 9:55 a.m.

Eagan police says that the road is expected to be closed for "several hours" as workers remove the truck and the spilled diesel.

No injuries have been reported.

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