Driver hospitalized after garbage truck overturns on Highway 61 in West Ashley

Crews working to turn the truck back over (Source: Live 5)
Crews working to turn the truck back over (Source: Live 5)
Trash left by the truck after it overturned (Source: Live 5)
Trash left by the truck after it overturned (Source: Live 5)
The garbage truck after it was turned back upright. (Source Live 5)
The garbage truck after it was turned back upright. (Source Live 5)

WEST ASHLEY, SC (WCSC) - The driver of a garbage truck was hospitalized after an accident Thursday morning.

The truck overturned on Highway 61 near Wesley Drive in West Ashley when the driver was making a left turn.

Traffic began to move again around 9:30 a.m. after the truck was lifted off of its side.

The call came in at 8:07 a.m.

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