Highway reopened after semi overturns on icy road

EUGENE, Ore. - An overturned semi blocked OR 36 (Mapleton-Junction City Hwy.) at milepost 42, between Poodle Creek Road and Lawrence Road in Lane County for a few hours Friday morning

The Oregon Department of Transportation said while the cleanup was going on there were no detours, and motorists had to wait.

Motorists also still anticipate icy conditions on roadways in the area and reduce speed and increase distances from other vehicles.

The road was opened just before noon.