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Two men were injured when a truck overturned on the Southern Main Road near Pranz Gardens, Claxton Bay.

Two men have been injured as a result of an overturned truck along the Southern Main Road near Pranz Gardens, Claxton Bay.

Fire officials have blocked off the Southern Main Road since 11:00 AM as the overturned truck was carrying compressed oxygen and spilled diesel across the roadway.

The oxygen tank has been isolated and officials from T&TEC are onsite to cut overhead lines, but fire officials are awaiting a crane to remove the truck.

The public is advised to seek alternate routes and avoid the area.