Early Saturday morning a truck carrying lumber left the road and ended up in the ditch along Ed Lester’s Farm. The driver was injured.
The Journal stopped by the scene before the clean-up began. The truck sign said Davis Lumber at Texarkana, Arkansas. It suffered some damage from plowing through the side of the road and across a farm road access near Lester’s peach orchard. The truck came to a stop upright in the road ditch. The load of lumber was scattered in the field.
Officers at the scene put the time of the accident about 6:40 am Saturday morning. The driver was taken for medical attention. The extent of his injuries was unknown.