Man lucky to be alive after his truck flips on Caves Highway
A man is alive after his truck flipped in the 4500 block of Caves Highway just after 6:00 p.m. Thursday.
Josephine County Commissioner Simon Hare was first on scene and noticed the crash as he was traveling in the Illinois Valley. He said the man’s truck flipped into several trees near the highway. Hare found the man lying near the vehicle and he called 911. “He was lucky to be alive,” Hare said.
The Illinois Valley Fire District responded to the scene. A call to gather further information has not been returned.