River Rd. in Geismar reopens after dump truck crash - WAFB 9 News Baton Rouge, Louisiana News, Weather, Sports

River Rd. in Geismar reopens after dump truck crash

Dump truck crash closes road for several hours Dump truck crash closes road for several hours
GEISMAR, LA (WAFB) -

River Road (LA 75) in Geismar south of Ashland has re-opened after an accident shut it down for several hours. 

The Louisiana State Police reports that a dump truck was traveling down River Road near Ashland Road when the driver lost control for unknown reasons. It happened Thursday shortly after noon. 

Emergency crews worked extensively to rescue the driver. They eventually pulled the man to safety and transported him to a local hospital. He suffered minor injuries. 

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