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Man hospitalized in I-10 tractor-trailer crash

Trailer contained vegetables

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JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – A man in his 60's has been hospitalized after being involved in a tractor-trailer crash on I-10 EB on Jacksonville's Westside. The crash happened just east of Chaffee Road.

Traffic investigators said the victim, a man from Georgia, had a bad tread on his tires. The tires caused him to lose control of the tractor trailer and crash into trees along I-10.

News4JAX has learned the vehicle contains an assortment of vegetables.

Investigators said the man was pinned in the truck for about an hour but is expected to be okay.