Semi pulling trailer full of cattle crashes on I-70

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DENVER — A tractor trailer carrying cattle crashed on Interstate 70 Thursday afternoon.

The crash happened just east of Deer Trail. A spokesman for the Colorado State Patrol said the truck and trailer rolled over.

The driver was not injured. The crash broke open the trailer and the cattle scattered on the highway.

Troopers closed parts of the interstate while the crash was cleaned up.