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1 Dies in Trash Truck Crash

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A trash truck overturned in Hilltown, Bucks County, Pa. Tuesday morning. NBC10's Christine Maddela reports from SkyForce10. (Published Tuesday, July 2, 2013)

A trash truck overturned early this morning leaving one man dead along the side of a rural area roadway.

The crash closed roads in the area of Bypass and Dublin Roads in Hilltown, Bucks County, Pa. after the G&C Waste Services truck crashed around 5 a.m. The truck came to a rest on its side along a wooded area next to the roadway.

One man died in the wreck. It wasn’t clear if he was the driver.

SkyForce10 hovered overhead as crews worked the scene. The truck remained on its side as of 6 a.m.

Roads in the area remained closed. Some alternate routes included nearby Rickers Road and Welcome House Road, according to NBC10 traffic reporter Jillian Mele.

The cause of the crash wasn’t clear and the investigation continued through the morning.

 


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