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Overturned truck traps driver, closes U.S. 40 westbound

Thursday, March 25, 2004

By FRANK PHILLIPS

frankphi@hotmail.com

A semi, believed to be loaded with gas, overturned in the westbound lane of U.S. 40 near Great Dane late Thursday morning. Emergency personnel received notification by two-way radio about noon. The accident happened about a mile east of the Great Dane plant.

Van Buren Township firefighters were called to the scene along with other personnel.

An emergency worker at the scene the semi driver was being extricated from the cab about 12:30 p.m. Further information was not available in the early afternoon.

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