At approximately 11:30am today Hazleton City Fire, EMS, and Hazleton City Police responded to the intersection of Broad Street and Coxe Street for a report of a motor vehicle accident.
The truck was heading Eastbound on Broad Street when it exited the roadway, colliding with a tree, causing the vehicle to spin and strike a city light pole before coming to a stop against a utility pole.
The tree was sheered off and the pole was dislodged, both items coming to a rest on top of the truck.
Broad Street was closed for approximately an hour while crews worked to remove the debris and the vehicle.
The driver was transported to Lehigh Valley Hazleton via APTS.
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