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Friday, August 27, 2021

Garbage truck rollover accident near El Dorado Springs

On August 27th around 11:25 a.m. the Missouri State Highway Patrol in Cedar County along with Cedar County Sheriff's Deputies responded to a garbage truck rollover accident on US 54 Highway around 1 mile west of El Dorado Springs, Missouri

The Missouri State Highway Patrol says the accident occurred when the 2008 International 4400 Garbage Truck driven by 23 year old Douglas A. Cooper of Stockton, Missouri swerved to miss a stopped car traveling off the right side of the roadway and overturning.

Mr. Cooper sustained minor injuries and was transported by private vehicle to Cedar County Memorial Hospital in El Dorado Springs for treatment.

Photos courtesy of the El Dorado Springs Fire Department FB Page
View crash report below: