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Truck accident dumps garbage on E. Farmingdale exit ramp

A tractor-trailer carrying debris rolled over just before

A tractor-trailer carrying debris rolled over just before 11 a.m. Monday on an eastbound Route 109 ramp. (Dec. 15, 2009) Credit: Paul Mazza

A tractor-trailer carrying garbage overturned Tuesday morning on an eastbound Route 109 ramp in East Farmingdale, spilling garbage along the ramp.

The driver is not believed to have been seriously injured in the crash, which occurred at 10:44 a.m., police said.

The state Department of Transportation reported that the truck overturned on the ramp leading from Route 110 from eastbound Route 109. Video from DOT Inform System traffic cameras showed a front-loader cleaning up the spilled trash.

The ramp remained open.

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