Here’s another reason to hate Brussels sprouts.
Traffic in north Fort Worth was as thick as pea soup Monday morning after an 18-wheeler tipped over on northbound Interstate 35W at Pharr Street.
NBC 5 reports that the semi was carrying 38,000 pounds of frozen Brussels sprouts.
Fort Worth police said the driver told police he fell asleep at the wheel, sparking the 2:45 a.m. wreck. He was treated on the scene by paramedics and released, police said.
No charges are expected, said Officer Daniel Segura, a police spokesman.
At 11:20 a.m., police reported that all lanes closed because of the wreck had been reopened.
Deanna Boyd, 817-390-7655