MAHONING TWP., Pa. -

A trucker was taken to the hospital Monday morning after he rolled over his vehicle while descending a mountain in Carbon County.

The accident happened at 7:45 a.m. as the trucker was traveling south on Route 902/Mills Road in Mahoning Township.

Two people in the truck were injured.

A PennDOT front end loader was used to clean up the coal silt that spilled from the truck onto the roadway.

Mahoning Township police are investigating the accident.