Md. 140 was closed in both directions for about four hours on Tuesday, March 28, after an accident involving a tractor-trailer.
According to the Westminster Police Department, Md. 140 was closed between the Md. 97 exit and WMC Drive after a tractor-trailer overturned with a load of lumber.
Police said they received the call about the truck at about 9:30 a.m. They said that no one was injured in the incident, but the road was closed for an extended period as a tow truck had to be called and the lumber needed to be cleared from the road. Police said Md. 140 reopened at 1:34 p.m.