Sgt. Marc Proia arrives in time to save truck driver
LOWELL, Mass. — A Westford police sergeant pulled an injured man from the path of the man’s rolling truck after a crash Tuesday morning.
Sgt. Marc Proia said was called to Robinson Road at about 9:20 a.m. after a recycling truck hit a telephone pole, The Lowell Sun reported.
A neighbor started screaming that the truck was rolling. Proia pulled the man by his arms out of harm’s way, the newspaper reported.
The truck then struck Proia’s cruiser.
The man was being treated for his injuries.