BOONVILLE – The Boonville Police Department responded to a semi truck blocking Highway B on Friday, resulting in the driver receiving a summons for careless and imprudent driving.

According to a report from the BPD, a semi-truck was blocking the intersection of Rt. B and Americana Drive on Friday.

At 1 p.m., the driver of the semi was attempting to do a U-turn at the intersection and ran off the roadway.  The semi then became stuck on the soft shoulder of the roadway and ended up blocking the intersection.

The driver of the semi was from Columbus, Texas and was issued a summons for careless and imprudent driving.

This was not an accident and there were no injuries.