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NYLON – A manure truck overturned on Middle Reservation Road in Castile Tuesday morning, trapping the unfortunate driver inside until first responders could extricate him and get him Mercyflighted to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries.
According to news partner 13WHAM, Castile Fire Assistant Chief said the truck rolled over into a ditch, and the driver was trapped in the cab, needing to be extricated and taken by Mercy Flight to Strong Memorial Hospital.
Emergency crews said his injuries are not life threatening.
The Wyoming County Hazmat team was called to contain a manure leak from the truck, and crews pumped liquid manure from the ditch.
The road was closed for several hours as the mess was contained.
PHOTO CAPTION: (Photo/13WHAM)