First responders work scene of overturned log truck

Natchitoches Parish Sheriffs Deputies, Natchitoches Parish Fire District #7 and Natchitoches Regional Medical Center EMS responded to the scene of an overturned loaded log truck on Aug. 16 at 5:25 pm on Hwy. 174 in Ajax, according to the Natchitoches Parish Sheriffs Office.

Deputies say the log truck was traveling eastbound on Hwy. 174, entering a curve near the Ajax Church, when it exited the road on the right side and overturned.

The operator of the vehicle was transported to a Shreveport hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

Louisiana State Police and La DOTD responded to the scene