Two hurt in tractor trailer rollover crash

March 13, 2018 06:34 PM

A tractor trailer overturned in the Rochester on Tuesday afternoon, trapping the driver under downed power lines.

Around 1 p.m., firefighters said that the driver of an SUV turned in front of the tractor trailer causing the truck to overturn into the lines in the area of Lexington Avenue and Colfax Street.

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Both drivers were rescued and are expected to recover.

Rochester Police closed Lexington Avenue between Mount Read Boulevard and Colfax Street for a few hours during repairs.

The area is back open and RG&E crews have restored power to the area.


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