Tipped truck in­jures driver

The Times-Tribune - - Local / State - — JOSEPH KOHUT

A ce­ment mix­ing truck tipped over in Jes­sup on Mon­day morn­ing, send­ing the driver to the hos­pi­tal, bor­ough po­lice said.

Archie Hol­som­back Jr., 68, of Dal­las, told au­thor­i­ties the ce­ment mixer he drove lost power while head­ing down a hill on Al­be­rigi Drive be­fore noon, Po­lice Chief Joseph Walsh said. The truck turned wide onto Sun­ny­side Road and tipped over.

The truck was de­liv­er­ing ma­te­ri­als to the Lack­wanna En­ergy Cen­ter be­ing con­structed in Jes­sup.

Mr. Hol­som­back was taken to Geisinger Com­mu­nity Med­i­cal Cen­ter. He is in good con­di­tion, hos­pi­tal spokes­woman Denise Rader said Mon­day night.

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