1 hurt after gravel truck crashes, overturns on Sylvania Ave.

A woman is in the hospital after a crash involving a gravel truck in Sylvania Township early Wednesday.

Police told our reporter at the scene that the gravel truck swerved to avoid hitting a vehicle around 4 a.m., causing it to overturn and hit a car on Sylvania Avenue.

The driver of the smaller vehicle was taken to the hospital with serious injuries. The truck driver, however, did not suffer any injuries.

A stretch of Sylvania Avenue between McCord and King roads was closed for a few hours while crews worked to clear the scene. The cause of the crash is still under investigation.