NEWTON (CBS) — A heavy wrecker has been called to help recover a trash truck that went over an embankment in Newton, officials say.

The Newton Fire and Police Departments responded to 287 Langley Road on Wednesday morning.

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A trash truck goes off the road in Newton. (Photo Credit: Newton Fire Department)

Officials on the scene secured the suspended truck and were waiting for a heavy wrecker to lift the truck around 11:30 a.m., according to the Newton Fire Department.

No injuries were reported.

The Newton Fire Department also said that Newton Police had closed a nearby road as a precaution.


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