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Trucker ticketed in rig crash

2 years 3 months 22 hours ago Tuesday, July 21 2015 Jul 21, 2015 July 21, 2015 9:11 PM July 21, 2015 in News
Source: WBRZ
By: WBRZ Staff

CLINTON - The driver of a lumber truck was ticketed after a nasty crash Tuesday.

State Police said a Netterville Lumber truck collided with a Department of Transportation and Development dump truck on Highway 61 at the Thompson Creek Bridge. The lumber truck pushed the DOTD truck from behind until one corner of the vehicle was hanging over the guardrail.

Both drivers had minor injuries, troopers said. The two drivers were taken to an area hospital by helicopter.

Investigators said the driver of the lumber truck was at fault, and was cited with careless operation.

 

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