According to a tow truck driver on the scene, about 40,000 pounds of dog food spilled out from the tractor trailer.
Officials say the tractor trailer driver was taken to the hospital. No word on the extent of injuries.
-----------Halifax Co., VA - State Police are on the scene of a tractor trailer accident on Route 501.According to 511Virginia.org, the crash is near Cedar Fork Road about five miles north of the town of Halifax.
At this time, both lanes of 501 are blocked.
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