JEFFERSON TOWNSHIP, SOMERSET COUNTY -- State Police in Somerset County cited a coal truck driver for multiple code violations. They say that Jeffery L. Slayton drove off the side of Glades Pike in Jefferson Township, Somerset County around 4:30 Tuesday, May 1. Allegedly, the 45-year-old was trying to pass another vehicle when his tires slipped and the truck crashed into a ditch. The road had to be closed by police for several hours while crews cleaned up.
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