Driver lucky after truck veers off road

Posted at 6:41 AM, Jan 01, 2016
and last updated 2016-01-01 06:41:09-05

A driver escaped serious injury when his truck veered into a ditch in Wellington.

The crash happened on Flying Cow Ranch Road around 3 a.m.

The driver was found outside the vehicle when deputies arrived.

He has minor injuries but was transported to a hospital as a precaution.