Holbrook, NY (September 6, 2019) – On Thursday morning, September 5th, police were called to the scene of a garbage truck crash with injuries along Vets Highway in the town of Holbrook. Three people were reported to have been involved in the accident which took place at an unspecified time.
Police stated that a garbage truck occupied by three individuals lost control after one of its tires blew out. The driver was unable to bring the truck to a safe stop as it overturned on the median along the highway.
Responders were summoned to the accident site where they attended to three people who were in the cab of the truck at the time. All three sustained injuries that are classified as non-life-threatening. Their exact conditions have not been reported.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recoveries.
Truck Accidents in New York
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