Dump Truck Crash In Columbia County

Part of busy roadway in Columbia County was closed Monday morning by a dump truck accident. The dump truck, which was carrying stone, rolled on its side on Route 11 near Interstate 80 in South Centre Township around 9:00 o’clock Monday morning. One lane of Route 11 was shut down while crews cleared the wreck. The driver, Randy Mertz of New Columbia, was trapped in the dump truck for a time, but wasn’t seriously hurt.