Mail carrier injured in crash north of Midland Junction

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A mail carrier was injured in a two-vehicle crash Thursday afternoon near the Jefferson County line, according to the Douglas County Sheriff’s Office.


The crash occurred around 1 p.m. Thursday. The driver of a 2008 Hyundai Accent struck a mail truck in the 2000 block of East 1400 Road, north of the Midland Junction, according to a social media post from DGSO.

The mail carrier was taken to an area hospital with injuries that were not believed to be life-threatening. The driver of the Hyundai was not injured, according to the post.

The red pin on the map below shows the approximate location of the 2000 block of East 1400 Road near the county line.

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