Green City man injured when big rig overturns near Lucerne

18-Wheel truck big rig

The Highway Patrol reports a Green City man sustained minor injuries when a tractor-trailer truck overturned one mile south of Lucerne Wednesday morning.

Fifty-four-year-old William Clark drove the truck south on 143rd Road when it ran off the right side of the road and overturned, which caused moderate damage to the vehicle.

An ambulance transported Clark to Putnam County Memorial Hospital of Unionville.

The Patrol reports he wore a safety device at the time of the accident. The Putnam County Sheriff’s Office and the Medicine Creek Volunteer Fire Department assisted at the scene of the crash.