EYEWITNESS LOCAL NEWSTractor-Trailer Overturns In Putnam County
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Reported by: Katelyn Sykes
Web Producer: Katelyn Sykes
Reported: Sep. 9, 2013 8:03 AM EDT
Updated: Sep. 9, 2013 12:35 PM EDT
Scott Depot , Putnam County , West Virginia
A tractor-trailer overturned in Putnam County on Monday morning spilling thousands of pounds of paper.
It happened about 5:40 a.m. on Joyce Road near the intersection of Big Scary Road in Scott Depot.
The driver told authorities that his GPS took him the wrong way on a windy road. The truck hauling 40,000 pounds of paper overturned. The driver wasn't injured.
The Putnam County Sheriff's Department is investigating.
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