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Driver airlifted to hospital after dump truck rollover


November 6, 2019

A Texas man was injured last week when his dump truck left Ridgeway Road and rolled over.

Luciano Reyes, 56, was taken by air ambulance to Riverbend Hospital in Springfield following the crash.

Police and medics responded to the crash on Ridgeway Road at 2:39 p.m. on Oct. 31, said Lt. Michelle Duncan of Linn County Sheriff’s Office.

Reyes was driving a 2013 Mack dump truck pulling a trailer loaded with paving equipment.

He was unable to slow down for a curve, Duncan said. The vehicle let the road and rolled over into a residential area.

Deputies are continuing an investigation. No ci...

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