Cement truck crash

Franklin firefighters adjust a tarp that sits below a crashed cement truck's ruptured fuel tank which is spilling gas into a bucket along 3rd Street in Franklin after Wednesday's crash. (By Dillon Provenza)

One person was injured after a fully loaded cement truck came careening down Bully Hill Road in Franklin at about 12:30 p.m. Wednesday.

Franklin police said the driver told them his brakes "were giving him a hard time" as he drove down the hill and overturned onto 3rd Street. Police added that a person driving behind the cement truck said it looked like the vehicle lost its brakes.

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