Man in Serious Condition after Truck Overturns Near Freeway Offramp

Overturned truck

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NORTH HILLS (CNS) - A pickup truck driver was seriously injured today when the vehicle overturned off the San Diego (405) Freeway in the North Hills area.

The crash was reported around 4 p.m. on the southbound freeway at the Roscoe Boulevard offramp, according to the Los Angeles Fire Department. The driver, a man believed to be in his 40s, was alone in the gray extended-cab pickup, which rolled over and came to rest against a building.

Fire officials said his arm was ``badly trapped'' in the wreckage, and he had to be carefully pulled from the wreckage. He was taken to a hospital in serious condition by LAFD paramedics. The cause of crash was not immediately available.

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