One Person Injured in Truck vs Garbage Truck Accident on Eastown Rd in Allen County, OH

November 20, 2018
Victim's Name(s)
Type of Accident
Commercial Truck
Alcohol/Drugs Suspected

Additional Information

Investigating Officer or Authority
Allen County Sheriff's Office
Vehicles Involved
Passenger Car, Garbage Truck
Eastown Rd
Injuries Sustained

Undisclosed injuries

Apparent/Alleged Cause of Accident

Pickup truck rear-ended a garbage truck

What Happened

Allen County Sheriff's Office authorities are investigating a crash on Eastown Rd in Allen County, OH on November 20th, 2018. Officials say a pickup truck rear ended a garbage truck with a large amount of force. The impact caused the entire front end of the pickup to end up under the backside of the garbage truck. The driver of the pickup was hospitalized with undisclosed injuries. The driver of the garbage truck was not injured.

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