Cement truck crashes into home with 2 elderly residents inside

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BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WIAT) — On Wednesday evening, a cement truck crashed into a home on 16th ave SW.cement truck

Two elderly people were inside, but were not injured.

The Birmingham Battalion Chief said the two elderly were “lucky to be in the place they were” in the house. He said they had the fire department had to cut power to the house to prevent further possible damage.

The cement truck landed on the driver’s side and the driver had to climb out of the passenger’s side to get out of the truck. The driver was taken to UAB Hospital with minor injuries.

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