RIVERVIEW, Florida -A tractor trailer flipped over on its side Saturday evening,spillingnearly 88,000 pounds of ammonium nitrate on the roadway.

Ammonium nitrate is commonly used as a fertilizer. Crews spent hours trying to clean up the messnear the corner of Big Bend Road and Highway 301.

Florida Highway Patrol says 28-year-old Orlando Soto of Ruskinwas trying to make a left turn on Big Bend Road, but was going to fast and flipped,spilling about a fourth of his load across the road.

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