Rumpke truck overturns, injures driver

FOREST PARK, OH (FOX19) - 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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