Augusta garbage truck accident

April 30, 2007

AUGUSTA, Ga.---The driver of a garbage truck was injured in an accident this morning. He was turning onto Wingfield Street from Central Avenue when the truck overturned.

Deputies had to help get the driver out, but he was alert as he went to the hospital.

The sheriff's office is still looking into how it happened. They say it may have been a mechanical problem in the back of the garbage truck.