Tanker Truck Takes Out Pole, Driver Dies

A truck driver died as a tanker left a Montgomery County road Thursday morning, taking out a pole, flipping onto its side and closing the road for hours.

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A deadly tanker truck crash closed a Montgomery County road for hours Thursday morning.
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The big rig wrecked along S Park Avenue near Woodland Avenue in Eagleville around 3:15 a.m., county dispatchers said.
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One person died at the scene.
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The truck took out a utility pole.
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The tanker and cab were left badly damaged. The headlight remained on as crews investigated.
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No word yet on what caused the crash.
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Lower Providence Township Police blocked off the road. You can use Trooper Road to get around the wreck, NBC10 First Alert Traffic reporter Jessica Boyington said.
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