Logger trapped in cab by logs after hard brake in Philadelphia


Tuesday, December 12, 2023

Philadelphia Police were called to a two-vehicle crash on Valley View Dr. near St. Francis Dr. at 10:49 a.m.  No injuries were reported.

At 2:04 p.m., Philadelphia Police and Philadelphia Fire Department were dispatched to Lewis Ave. near Dollar General Dollar Tree where a log truck driver became trapped in his vehicle.  The driver stated that he had to slam on his brakes when a vehicle pulled out in front of the log truck, causing some of the loaded logs to break into the cab.  The driver was not injured in the crash.