Truck slams through concrete barrier, smashes parked cars

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Dirt tracks are shown dug into a yard after a dump truck, towing a tractor failed to stop at the intersection of routes 487 and 93 in Orangeville Thursday afternoon. The accident damaged two parked vehicles as well. (Press Enterprise/M.J. Mahon)
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