State Troopers investigating Highway 280 accident

OPELIKA, AL (WTVM) –  Alabama State Troopers say the man behind the wheel of a red truck walked away from a one vehicle accident that totaled his truck.

Troopers say around 9:30 am Tuesday morning the truck was traveling on Highway 280 heading towards Opelika when it left the road, and headed down a steep embankment.

The truck crashed through a metal fence and rolled a few times.

The driver was taken to the emergency room and is expected to be okay.

The accident remains under investigation.

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