3 hurt when city trash truck hit light pole

- A city trash track is on its side after it crashed into a light pole while avoiding another car.

SKYFOX was over the scene in Juniata Park at L Street and Hunting Park Avenue.

The accident happened at about 10am Wednesday. You can see the truck flipped and also a crew on the scene working on the traffic light.

Police said the driver swerved to avoid a compact car.
 
It flipped onto the driver's side and then struck a traffic signal pole, a mailbox and the fence of a house.
 
A 39-year-old passenger from the truck was taken to the hospital in serious condition with forearm fractures and possible fractured ribs.
 
The 58-year-old driver and a 55-year-old passenger were listed in stable condition.

E. Hunting Park was closed in both directions from K Street to Dungan.

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