Truck crashes on area road, minor injury

A Merced man overturned his vehicle on Mt. Bullion Cutoff Road last week and was lucky to come out unscathed, with only minor injuries.
According to the California Highway Patrol, on Wednesday, Sept. 2, at approximately 5 p.m., Jace Bustamante, 31, Merced, was traveling south on Mt. Bullion Cutoff Road. Bustamante caused his 2004 Ford F-150 to drift onto the west shoulder, where it collided with a culvert before continuing up a steep ascending rock embankment.
The vehicle overturned onto its sid...

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