Driver injured, traffic disrupted by log truck crash

Driver injured, traffic disrupted by log truck crash
YouNews photo of the scene

ROSEBURG, Ore. - A log truck driver suffered injuries in a crash Monday afternoon on old Highway 99S about a mile from the Interstate 5 interchange.

The crash had traffic down to one lane while medics and police responded. The crash happened around 3 p.m.

The driver appeared to be injured, and had to be extricated from the wreckage.

Medics attended to him and he was transported by ambulance to Mercy Medical Center.

The unloaded truck overturned and came to rest in a ditch. No word yet on what caused the crash or the extent of the driver's injuries.