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Story by Kimberly West - The Oregon Herald
Published on Saturday November 27, 2010 - 12:23 PM
 
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SALEM, Oregon - I5 North was closed near Salem for a couple hoursearly this morning when a travel trailer overturned, blocking both lanes.  No one was injured and the inccident is under investigation by Oregon State Police troopers.

State Trooper Anthony Pagano said that around 12:30 this mornming a Ford F250 pickup driven by a woman from Portland was northbound on Interstate 5 when the attached 20-foot travel trailer began to sway side to side.

As she braked to slow the trailer jack-knifed and rolled onto its left side.

The pickup and trailer blocked both northbound lanes.

Salem fire personnel assisted at the scene and assisted with re-routing traffic onto a detour. 

The driver and her husband, who was said to be sleeping in the pickup, were not injured.