Driver injured in garbage truck accident in Forest Park - Cincinnati News, Weather, Sports from FOX19 NOW-WXIX

Rumpke truck overturns, injures driver


A Rumpke truck driver was taken to the hospital after his recycling truck overturned Wednesday morning in Forest Park.

It happened at around 8 a.m. on the westbound Interstate 275 Winton Road exit ramp.

The driver was taken to Mercy Fairfield Hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

The accident temporarily caused a traffic back up, but the scene is now clear and traffic is flowing normally again.


“We would like to extend our thoughts to our driver and wish him a speedy recovery,” said Skip Holderbaum, Rumpke safety supervisor. “We appreciate the quick response from the local authorities.”

The cause of the accident remains under investigation.


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