Wreck on FM 563

Tuesday afternoon September 1st at approximately 4:15 PM. Liberty Police and Liberty EMS responded to a two vehicle accident on FM 563 at Loblolly St. The accident involved a Pick Up truck and dump truck operated by Esmeraldas Trucking. Liberty Police Department Sergeant Leonard Johnson reported the Pick Up was southbound on FM 563 and stopped at Loblolly to turn left.  The driver noticed that the dump truck was not slowing sufficiently so the pick up driver tried move out of the dump trucks way. It didn’t work and was struck on the right front. Both drivers were cooperative with accident investigators. The driver of the pick up truck was transported to Liberty Dayton Regional Medical Center for treatment on undisclosed injuries.   With the ongoing investigation, names of the two drivers were not released.