LPD officers help driver escape rollover


LAFAYETTE, Ind. (WLFI) – A truck rolled over and stopped traffic on South Street late Monday night.

It happened at the intersection of South Street and Shenandoah Drive in front of Target around 10 p.m.

Officers say the vehicle struck the median and ended up on its side, pinning the driver inside.

Lafayette Police Officers Matt Meeks, Jeff Tislow, Khoury Elias and Jeff Webb helped the driver escape through the top of the truck. The driver was sent to IU Health Arnett with injuries that are not believed to be life-threatening.

The intersection was clear about an hour later. The cause of the crash is still under investigation.

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