Crash shuts down Dixie Drive in Franklin

North Dixie Highway reopens after two-vehicle crash results in vehicle on its side

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A commercial vehicle on Pennyroyal Road hit a second vehicle and went through a guardrail and down an embankment after its brakes failed, according to Franklin police.

Commercial truck pulled out of ditch at Pennyroyal and Dixie

The second vehicle rolled onto its side as a result.

The driver of the commercial vehicle and the driver and passenger of the second vehicle were all taken to the hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.

The incident was first reported around 8:50 a.m. and North Dixie Highway reopened shortly after 10:30 a.m.

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