Deputies Respond To Semi Tractor Roll-Over


Deputies in Vermillion County responded to a single vehicle Semi Tractor roll over at SR 63 and 450 South, according to a release from Sheriff Mike Phelps. 

The release states that driver Oscar Balcazar, 39, of Hometown, Illinois, was driving north bound. He stated he sneezed and lost control of his vehicle, running it off the roadway and rolling over onto the passenger side.

A 48,000 pound steel coil came loose at the roll over and rolled several feet down the shoulder. 

Balcazar was transported by ambulance to Union Hospital Clinton with non-life threatening injuries. 

Indiana State Police inspected the semi and trailer and issued two violations for expired plates and unsafe lane movement. 

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