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Propane Tanker Flips in Atlanta, Ill.

Propane Tanker Flips in Atlanta, Ill.

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Illinois State Police are still investigating the rollover crash of a propane delivery truck.

Authorities say the truck crashed on Old Route 66 and Arch Street in Atlanta Friday afternoon when a rear wheel came off. The truck skidded off the road into the ditch.

The driver, 36 year old John Johnson, wasn’t injured. HAZMAT responded but it’s unclear if any danger was present.

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