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Dump truck rolls over, injures 2 in Carbon County

By 69 News, (follow: @69news), news@wfmz.com
Published On: Aug 05 2013 12:44:39 PM CDT

Dump truck rolls over

MAHONING TWP., Pa. -

A trucker was taken to the hospital Monday morning after he rolled over his vehicle while descending a mountain in Carbon County.

The accident happened at 7:45 a.m. as the trucker was traveling south on Route 902/Mills Road in Mahoning Township.

Two people in the truck were injured.

A PennDOT front end loader was used to clean up the coal silt that spilled from the truck onto the roadway.

Mahoning Township police are investigating the accident.