MoDot snowplow lays over while working to clear roads for motorists

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This was a single vehicle crash according to Trooper B.R. Dobson from the Missouri State Highway Patrol.  The crash of the 6-wheeler snowplow, “occurred as the vehicle…attempted to make a u turn and overturned.” This happened at 5:40 AM at the intersection of US-60 and County Road W in Newton County.  Approximately 4 miles east of Granby.  

The 59-year-old driver sustained minor injuries and was transported to an area hospital where he was released a short time later.

CLICK here to view the offiical report from Missouri State Highway Patrol.

MoDot state on twitter, “A MoDOT snowplow rolled onto its side this morning along Route 60 east of #Granby. The truck has been uprighted and moved off the road. The driver suffered minor injuries thankfully.”

And we echo, “Please use caution if you must travel. If you can, stay home and stay warm!”

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