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Logging truck turns over, driver injured …….

The Florida Highway Patrol reports that 59 year old Kenneth Lyndell Richardson of Southport, Florida was serious injured in a Jan. 2nd accident in Walton County.


The FHP reports Richardson was  driving a fully loaded 2005 Mack log truck south on Country Road 183A North of Bridge Creek Drive at 5:40 a.m. Monday morning when on a downhill, left hand curve, the trailer of the truck lost brakes.  The truck and trailer overturned onto its right side dumping the load of logs.  One of the logs traveled through the back window of the cab striking the driver.  The truck came to final rest on its right side in the Southbound and Nrothbound lanes.


The driver was transported to Gulf Regional Medical Center with head and back injuries.


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