andrew young accident scene

Photo from the scene of crash involving former UN Ambassador Andrew Young, who was taken to the hospital as a precaution

*(Via – Former Atlanta mayor and U.N. Ambassador Andrew Young was taken to a hospital as a precaution after a cement truck fell on his vehicle in Atlanta on Monday.

Young’s spokeswoman, Kelley Jackson, confirmed he was in the crash at Hemphill Avenue and 14th Street shortly after 5 p.m. Monday. He was treated on the side of the road by emergency personnel and taken to a hospital, Jackson said.

Atlanta police spokesman Sgt. Greg Lyon said Young was a passenger in one of two vehicles that a cement truck fell on.

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