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Dump truck goes off Route 895; driver injured

By Kevin Fitzsimmons, Web Producer
Published On: Apr 03 2013 07:00:00 PM CDT
Updated On: Apr 04 2013 05:11:10 PM CDT

A dump truck took out a guardrail when it slid off a road near the Berks-Schuykill border Thursday morning.

WEST BRUNSWICK TWP., Pa. -

A dump truck took out a guardrail when it slid off a road near the Berks-Schuykill border Thursday morning.

The accident happened on Route 895, near Route 61, in West Brunswick Twp., Schuylkill Co.

Part of Route 895 was closed for hours while crews cleaned up the mess.

The driver of the truck was taken to the hospital, but officials had no information about the victim's condition.