Braymer man injured in big rig crash on Highway 65

18-Wheel truck big rig

A tractor-trailer driver from Braymer was injured Thursday afternoon in a Highway 65 accident in Saline County.

The highway patrol reports 40-year-old August Young was taken by ambulance to the Fitzgibbon Hospital in Marshall. He was listed with minor injuries and was using a seatbelt at the time of the accident.

The northbound truck pulling a trailer traveled off the east side of Highway 65 causing the load to separate and the vehicle to overturn and be demolished in the wreck.