Log Truck Accident Traps Driver in Cab

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First responders work to extricate driver from the 18-wheeler.

First Responders answered to a call on Monday morning around 2:00 am. The accident was a single vehicle incident involving a log truck. The 18-wheeler was headed west bound on US 84 East. The log truck flipped over, leaving the truck on its side in front of the Family Church in the curve. Winnfield City Fire and Rescue had to extricate the driver to free him from the cab. They were able to free the driver within 15 minutes of the call. The patient sustained injuries and was immediately transported to Rapides Medical. A crew of continued to work on the site for around 5+ hours, getting the road cleared for oncoming traffic.

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