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Rollover sends big rig driver to hospital

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EAST COMANCHE COUNTY_A semi-truck driver was taken to the hospital this morning following a rollover accident.

It happened on highway 65 and Rogers Lane.

Authorities say the driver was going too fast around a curve when he lost control. He tried to brake but the truck rolled over spilling lumber across the road. It took emergency crews over an hour to cut him out of the wreckage.

He was then taken to the hospital with an ankle injury.

No one else was hurt.

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