Cement truck rolls over in Johnson City

Johnson City (WIVT) – A large cement mixer rolled over exiting Route 17 West Friday morning.

Emergency crews were called to the ramp at the Airport Road Exit off of 17 around 11:25 a.m.

According to Johnson City firefighters, the driver of the truck was hospitalized.

State DOT officials say the truck was full of cement.

A wrecker arrived on scene around 12:10 p.m. to turn the truck back over.

The roadway was scraped with green paint, suggesting the truck had turned over before hitting the grass.

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