Fuel leak in Annsville after driver crashed into propane truck

It happened on Taberg Florence Road in Annsville just before 12 p.m.

Posted: Mar 5, 2019 12:16 PM
Updated: Mar 5, 2019 5:17 PM

ANNSVILLE, N.Y. -- A propane truck landed on its side after the driver of a car allegedly fell asleep at the wheel and caused a crash.

It happened on Taberg Florence Road in Annsville just before 12 p.m.

The driver of the car was transported to the hospital with minor injuries, and the driver of the propane truck is OK.

State police say the truck was 75 percent full of fuel and when crews tried to put it upright, they noticed a leak.

They also say the car drifted into the suburban propane trucks driving lane.

The truck was put back down, temporarily, to manage the leak before moving the truck again.

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