TYRONE TWP. — A semi truck carrying 40,000 pounds of mulch overturned on northbound U.S. 23 Thursday night, closing the freeway for about three hours.

Michigan State Police Commercial Vehicle Enforcement Officers responded to the crash around 8:30 pm on US 23 near Fawcett Road. MSP said investigations revealed the vehicle was traveling too fast for road conditions, causing it to lose control and overturn.

Northbound US 23 was closed south of Clyde Road.

MSP said neither the driver nor other motorists were injured.

Sophia Lada is a reporter for the Livingston Daily. Contact her at slada@gannett.com or 517-377-1065. Follow her on Twitter @sophia_lada.

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