Garbage truck overturns, collides with other car on Hwy 280

Garbage truck

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WIAT) — A garbage truck overturned Thursday and collided with another vehicle on Highway 280 East at Narrows Parkway.

The truck driver lost control on a turn, went over a median, clipped a vehicle and landed on its side. The driver of the garbage truck had to be extracted from the vehicle.

Both drivers were taken to Brookwood Hospital to be treated for injuries.

It’s unclear at this time the extent of their injuries.

CBS42 will provide more information to this story as it becomes available.

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