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Pickup hits garbage truck in Perham

A pickup and garbage truck collided on East Main Street in Perham the morning of Dec. 3.

According to statements made to Perham police by the drivers involved in the crash, the garbage truck had been in the westbound lane and was making a left turn. The pickup, which had been traveling east on Main, was unable to stop. It struck the rear portion of the garbage truck.

No injuries were reported.

The pickup sustained major damage and the garbage truck had minor damage to its side, according to the police report.

Snow was on the road and may have been a contributing factor in the accident.