SKANEATELES — A tractor trailer driver was extricated from his vehicle's cab after veering off East Lake Road and colliding with trees in Skaneateles Friday.   

Onondaga County 911 said the first call reporting the accident came in at 1:10 p.m. The accident occurred on East Lake Road in the town of Skaneateles, between Pork Street and Coon Hill Road. 

The tractor trailer went off the road and collided with a cluster of pine trees. The cab of the vehicle was heavily damaged. The driver was transported from the scene via ambulance but appeared to have minor injuries. 

Scanner reports indicated that the truck may have been leaking fuel. 

The Onondaga County Sheriff's Office and the Mottville and Skaneateles fire departments were on the scene.

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