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

Driver hospitalized after garbage truck overturns on Highway 61 in West Ashley
The scene of the overturned truck
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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