Sweeper driver rushed to hospital after Huntsville crash - WAFF-TV: News, Weather and Sports for Huntsville, AL

Sweeper driver rushed to hospital after Huntsville crash

HUNTSVILLE, AL (WAFF) -

The driver of a road sweeper was taken to the hospital after the sweeper flipped during a crash early Tuesday morning.

The crash happened on Carl T. Jones Drive, in front of the Target shopping center.

Huntsville police say the sweeper and a car collided, which caused the sweeper to flip. The driver was trapped for about a half hour. Rescue crews had to cut the driver out of the sweeper.
The driver of the car was not hurt.

Police are trying to figure out what caused the crash.

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