Log truck rollover crash blocks Hwy 47 in Buxton area - KPTV - FOX 12

Log truck rollover crash blocks Hwy 47 in Buxton area

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BUXTON, OR (KPTV) -

A log truck rollover crash blocked Highway 47 on Thursday morning.

Firefighters and deputies responded to the scene near Pebble Creek Road in the Buxton area before 7 a.m.

The driver was able to get himself out of the truck and was not seriously injured.

A cause of the crash was not immediately released by investigators.

The road was partially blocked as crews worked to remove the logs and truck. One lane of traffic was getting by with flaggers.

Crews from Banks Fire District, Vernonia Rural Fire Department, Washington County Sheriff's Office, Oregon State Police and Oregon Department of Transportation all responded to the scene.

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