Crash at North Ellsworth and US 62

Safety service personnel attempt to extricate the driver of a car struck by a water tanker on North Ellsworth Avenue at the U.S. Route 62 freeway north of Salem at around 10:30 a.m. Monday. The driver of the car had to be transported to an area hospital with unspecified injuries. Perry Township EMS responded to crash and the highway patrol is investigating. No further information was available Monday night. (Salem News photo by Kevin Howell)