Pickup driver trapped after hitting truck in Lower Alsace

LOWER ALSACE TWP., Pa. - The driver of a pickup truck was injured when he hit the rear of a parked box truck in Berks County.

The crash happened around 2 p.m. Friday in the 800 block of Carsonia Avenue, near the Redner's Warehouse Market, in Lower Alsace Township.

The pickup was traveling south on Carsonia when it struck the truck, which was making a delivery, police said.

The driver was freed from the wreckage and rushed to the trauma center at Reading Hospital. Police said he was conscious and talking after the accident.

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