Crash Alert: One hospitalized after dump truck overturns in Austin

AUSTIN, TX – The driver of an 18-wheeler dump truck was hospitalized following an accident that left the truck overturned Monday morning.

The accident happened within the 10000 block of Farm to Market Road 812 just before noon, according to KXAN. Emergency services were forced to extract the victim who had been trapped inside the truck with serious injuries.

The adult victim was transported to South Austin Medical Center to be treated for serious injury. He is expected to survive.

The incident caused major delays along RM 812 throughout Monday afternoon but has since been cleared from the roadway.

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