2 landscapers trapped after truck flips over

Truck crash near Mount Helix

LA MESA, Calif. – Two landscapers were trapped inside a blue truck that crashed in the Mount Helix area Thursday afternoon, authorities said.

Emergency crews freed a man and woman trapped in a truck that crashed off the roadway and down a slope in the 9900 block of Alto Drive near Mount Helix, according to Cal Fire.  Both victims were taken to a hospital, believed to be Sharp Hospital, Cal Fire spokesman said.

Rescuers received a call about the crash just after 2:30 p.m. Thursday.

The victims’ were both in stable condition.