LARIMER COUNTY, Colo. (CBS4) – The Larimer County Sheriff’s Office shared new details about a dramatic crash on Highway 14 on Sept. 9. A cement truck crashed and fell over the guardrail between Pingree Road and Stove Prairie Road.
The sheriff’s office says the area is known as the Narrows. They say the 56-year-old driver escaped from the cab on their own and was taken to a hospital.READ MORE: COVID In Colorado: Rural Hospitals Worry About Staffing As Vaccination Deadline Approaches
The truck reportedly had a 30,000 lb. load of concrete.READ MORE: New Video Emerges Of Aurora Police Stop, Triggering Internal Investigation: 'I Was Petrified Of That Gun'
Four heavy wreckers and hazmat teams from Poudre Fire Authority and Colorado State Patrol helped pull the truck out and protect the river. It took about 13 hours.MORE NEWS: Rep. Lauren Boebert Used Campaign Funds For Rent And Utilities, New Filing Shows
It’s not clear how the driver is doing.