NC State Highway Patrol Trooper Ingram said the driver ran off the road and overcorrected, causing the truck to overturn. Crews were able to turn the truck right side up when News 2 arrived on the scene.
Greensboro, NC -- A Guilford County firefighter is going to be okay after overturning his fire truck when he was responding to a possible house fire.
Guilford County 911 said the accident happened around 12:55pm in the 2300 block of Alamance Church Rd.
Trooper Greg Ingram said the truck was responding to a structure fire on the same road when the accident happened.
Ingram said the driver ran off the road and overcorrected, causing the truck to overturn. The truck belongs to Alamance Fire Department, station 54.
The truck had been uprighted when WFMY arrived on the scene. The driver, whose name was not released, was the only one in the truck, Battalion Chief Thomas said.
Chief Thomas said the vehicle was a tanker truck.
Trooper Ingram said he doesn't expect charges to be filed.