Driver of overturned dump truck airlifted to Louisville hospital


The Ohio County Sheriff’s Office said a driver involved in an accident on Monday morning was airlifted to the University of Louisville Hospital.

Jeffery Howard, 54 of Morgantown, was driving a dump truck when it appeared to drop off the right side of the roadway.

Authorities said when the vehicle returned to the road, it skidded uncontrollably and overturned.

The accident happened in the 2500 block of State Route 69 S.

The dump truck owned by TS Trucking was hauling gravel.

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(This story was originally published on February 19, 2019)

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