Dec 14th at approximately 5:10am Camdenton Police Officers responded to W Hwy 54 at Lakeview Street in reference to a single vehicle motor crash.12391880_10153763647718498_1167601763010710653_n

Upon arrival Officers observed a tractor trailer unit on its right side on North side of U.S. Hwy 54. The truck had been hauling 40,000 lbs. of frozen pork. The driver advised Officers at the scene that12360106_10153763647678498_987456203883878026_n he looked down momentarily and his 2000 Freighliner ran off the road into a ditch line, causing the trucking unit to overturn. The Camden County Health inspector was called to the scene regarding the food items in the truck. Officers shut down Lakeview for several hours and conducted traffic control on the Hwy as needed.

The Driver, 36 year old Kenneth Draper of Fair Grove Missouri did not report any injuries. A sign and a telephone pole were damaged. The owner of the truck resided in Elkland, Missouri.