Man hospitalized after cement truck rollover

By: Newscenter 16 staff Email
By: Newscenter 16 staff Email

A man is in the hospital with minor injuries after a cement truck rolled over in South Bend.

It happened around 8 a.m. in the 700 block of West Ireland Road on the Transit-Mix property. According to officials on the scene, the driver of the cement truck drove too close to a minor embankment on the property and tipped over.

The driver was trapped in the cabin of the truck for 10 minutes before firefighters could extracate him out from the windshield.

He was taken to the hospital with minor neck and back injuries. Officials say he appears to be in stable condition.


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