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Dump truck runs off Gate 1 Road

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BUTNER — Butner Public Safety responded to a call of an overturned vehicle on Gate 1 Road on Friday morning.

Upon arrival they found a dump truck that had run off the road and was leaning over in the ditch.

The truck had just passed the Cozart area and was heading toward I-85 when it veered off the road and hit the ditch. The truck traveled nearly 30 yards in the ditch before coming to rest on its side.

No injuries were reported at the scene.