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Accident Along Route 53

By: Sarah Batista
By: Sarah Batista

March 9, 2006

Traffic is back to normal along Route 53 after an accident caused a back up.

It happened around 3 p.m. Police say the driver somehow lost control of his truck. He hit an embankment and then a tree. The car flipped upside down.

Rescuers had to flip the truck right side up to get the driver out. Luckily, he wasn't hurt. Charges are still pending.


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