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Milk truck rolls over on Highway 78 near Blanchardville

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TOWN OF MOSCOW (WKOW) -- A driver of a milk truck lost control and rolled-over on Highway 78 near Blanchardville on Friday.

The Iowa County Sheriff's Office says around 3:23 p.m Friday, 27-year-old William Edwards of Stockton, IL, was traveling southbound on Highway 78  when he became distracted and lost control of the 2017 Freightliner Milk Truck.

According to the sheriff's office, the truck went off the road and struck some fence line and a power pole and rolled onto its side. The truck was totaled and the tank split open loosing its contents.

Sheriff's officials say Edwards was wearing his seat belt and was not hurt in the crash.

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