All lanes reopened by 12:25 p.m. after a three-hour closure. The truck overturned about 9:15 a.m. while trying to get onto Interstate 5 near Port of Tacoma Road, spilling fuel.

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All lanes of Interstate-5 in Fife were closed for several hours Thursday after a semitruck carrying fuel overturned that morning near the Port of Tacoma, the Washington State Patrol says.

The truck overturned about 9:15 a.m. while trying to get onto I-5 near Port of Tacoma Road, spilling fuel, according to The News-Tribune of Tacoma. The southbound lanes were reopened about noon and northbound lanes were opened at 12:20 p.m.

Buildings within a half-mile radius of the wreck were evacuated as a precaution, though there was no fire, according to the Tacoma Fire Department. The driver was not injured, officials said.

A second fuel truck was sent to pump out the remaining fuel from the overturned semitruck, The News Tribune reports. The overturned truck carried about 7,700 gallons of fuel.

The state Department of Ecology also responded to the scene.