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Loaded Milk Tanker Crashes in Home in Provident, Ohio

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A Provident, Ohio man and his nurse survived unscathed after a milk tanker truck carrying 35,000 pounds of milk crashed into his home on Wednesday morning.

James Mazgaz, 55, who is partially paralyzed and confined to a wheelchair, awoke to the sounds of his nurse running down the hallway of the home alerting him of the crash. According to police, the driver of truck had just come form Mazgaz's brother's home where he loaded up with the milk. As the driver began to descend down a steep hill, the truck began to slide and the driver jumped out of the cab of the truck.

Mazgaz's nurse said she saw the headlights coming toward the house as she sat at the kitchen table paying some bills. She immediately ran to warn Mazgaz.

There were no injuries, but Mazgaz and his nurse were transported to the hospital for a check-up.

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