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INDOT Snow Plow Flips In Greene, County Driver Not Injured

Last updated on Friday, December 6, 2013

(GREENE CO.) - An Indiana Department of Transportation snow plow truck overturned on State Road 45 early this morning.

According to a Greene County Police report, 58-year-old Rickey Laughlin, of Odon, was traveling north on State Road 45 plowing the roadway when the INDOT owned 2003 Ford Sterling truck overturned near the intersection of Dotson Road about 12:19 a.m., this morning.

Police say there was about 2 inches of snow on the roadway when the accident happened.

Laughlin was trapped inside the truck from the seatbelt, but had was not injured.

The truck did dump its load of salt when it flipped.

Assisting at the scene were personnel from the Greene County Ambulance Services and Center Township Fire Department.

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