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BLEWETT PASS, Wash. -

A semi truck overturned on Blewett Pass Monday, spilling its payload of apples on the road.

WSP says 56,000 pounds of apples were dumped when the truck flipped. Traffic was slowed for hours on the pass that slices through the Cascade Mountain range. 

No word yet on a cause or injuries. 

The roadway was blocked for hours while crews cleaned up the mess. 

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