Driver Tips Dump Truck, Nearly Slides Into Fountain Creek

The driver of a dump truck will be ticketed after tipping the truck over and nearly sliding into Fountain Creek.

It happened Tuesday afternoon on a frontage road along Highway 24 near Cascade.

State Patrol says the driver was backing up while trying to turn around when the vehicle tipped over and slid down a small hill toward the creek.

No one was hurt.

State Patrol says traffic on Highway 24 was not affected.