Rollover blocks highway near Oskaloosa

Rollover blocks highway near OskaloosaOskaloosa volunteer fireman Jake Meyer inspects the cab of a Jefferson County Road and Bridge work truck that rolled over on U.S. 59 Highway near the Oskaloosa Veterinary Clinic about 8:45 Monday morning. The truck was pulling a trailer loaded with a large metal culvert pipe. The wreckage stretched across the highway blocking both lanes for more than an hour. According to Road and Bridge Director Francis Hubbard no one was injured in the accident. It took about two hours to clear the road and open the highway to traffic. The truck was severely damaged but the culvert pipe was intact.

Photo by Dennis Sharkey

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