One person was injured Monday morning when a logging truck overturned in the front yard of a Lancaster SC home.
The accident occured on E. Doc Garris Road, just southeast of the Kirk Air Base. The truck, blocking part of a driveway, rolled over in the front yard of a home.
According to local officials, only one person was injured and was transported to a nearby hospital.
In 2010, accidents in the United States involving large trucks killed 3,675 people and injured 80,000. An alarming 276,000 large trucks were involved in traffic crashes. Truck drivers operate heavy trucks to transport goods and materials across the country and beyond. The disturbing reality is that every day drivers share the road with these mammoth vehicles. Although truck drivers are required to have certain skills beyond that of the normal driver, risks associated with large trucks remain ever present and the threat of serious accidents are with us all. Always give these trucks plenty of room on the road and plan for the unexpected. Be Safe. Get Home.
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