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Armored truck rolls over due to icy, slick roadway

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SPOKANE VALLEY, Wash. -

Here's something you don't see everyday: an armored truck rolled over on Highway 27 at Hidden Hollow Road Wednesday afternoon. The truck was heading south on Highway 27 about 2pm when the crash happened. According to Washington State Patrol Troopers there were already two crashes up ahead, which had traffic backed up on the Highway.

The driver of the armored Loomis truck didn't allow enough following distance to avoid the backed up traffic. Troopers say he tried to stop in time, but couldn't, then lost control of the truck and slid off the Highway. He was not hurt and neither was anyone else. This was the fourth accident along that stretch of Highway 27 in just an hour.

There was money in the armored truck, but a second armored truck came out and together they transferred the money from the damaged rig to the other one.

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