Beer Truck Wreck Injures Driver

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TOPEKA, Kan. (WIBW) - A beer truck driver was hurt when his van went off the road near a Highway 75 exit ramp early Friday afternoon.

The driver, who works for Crown Distributing, was taken to a nearby hospital to be treated.

Authorities said he was heading south along the highway when he went off the road near the NW 35th Street exit ramp around 2:00 p.m. The Miller Lite van went off the shoulder and ended up in a ditch near the ramp.

Officials are trying to determine if speed was a factor.