South Side rollover crash scatters construction equipment on Loop 410, police say

Incident occurred around midnight near Southton Road

Part of Loop 410 on the city’s South Side had to be shut down early Tuesday morning following a rollover vehicle crash, San Antonio police said.

SAN ANTONIO – Part of Loop 410 on the city’s South Side had to be shut down early Tuesday morning following a rollover vehicle crash, San Antonio police said.

The crash occurred around midnight on Loop 410 near Southton Road, not far from South Presa Street.

According to police, a dully pickup truck carrying construction equipment was driving in the eastbound lanes of Loop 410 when it lost control, hitting a wire median.

Police said the truck rolled over and the construction equipment, including a Bob Cat generator, was scattered across the westbound lanes of the highway.

Emergency crews shut down the highway to clean up the mess, which took a couple of hours. The highway has since reopened.

No injuries were reported in the crash, police said.


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Sarah Acosta is a weekend Good Morning San Antonio anchor and a general assignments reporter at KSAT12. She joined the news team in April 2018 as a morning reporter for GMSA and is a native South Texan.

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