Semi-truck flips onto side on Highway 388 causing road closures

PANAMA CITY, Fla. (WJHG/WECP) - UPDATE 9:00 p.m.

A semi-truck flipped onto its side Tuesday afternoon on Highway 388. (WJHG/WECP)

Florida Highway Patrol Troopers say one person was critically injured in a crash on Highway 388 Tuesday afternoon.

They say Kyu Hill, 65, was driving east down Highway 388 near Lucas Lane when he crossed the center line into the path of the semi-truck.

Hill was taken to the hospital via air ambulance.

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The Bay County Sheriff's Office and Florida Highway Patrol responded to a semi-truck that flipped over on Highway 388 Tuesday afternoon.

According to the Bay County Sheriff's Office, the accident happened around 3:10 p.m. on East Hwy. 388 by Longbranch and Spring Hill Road.

Witnesses say two vehicles were involved and one person was transported by helicopter but we haven’t been able to confirm anything with officials yet.

We will keep you updated as we learn more.

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