Semi Driver Killed When Coils Shift, Truck Overturns

Courtesy Indiana State Police

CLARK COUNTY, IN ( (Source: Indiana State Police) — Thursday at approximately 5:13 pm, troopers from the Indiana State Police Post at Sellersburg responded to an overturned semi on the interstate ramp from I-265 WB to I-65 SB in Clark County. The preliminary investigation revealed the semi-tractor and trailer loaded with two steel coils was traveling west down the ramp, when the loaded coils shifted causing the semi-tractor and trailer to overturn. Roger L. Cole, 64, from Gainesville, GA was driving a 1999 International semi-tractor and was pronounced dead at the scene by the Clark County Corner’s Office.

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