Truck plunges 20 feet down embankment, driver rescued - KYTX CBS 19 Tyler Longview News Weather Sports

Truck plunges 20 feet down embankment, driver rescued

Posted: Updated:

TYLER (KYTX) - A man in his early 20's was rescued, and transported to a local hospital after he drove down an embankment and struck a concrete culvert in the 4400 block of Paluxy in Tyler..

Authorities on the scene said the driver of the truck left the roadway plunging 20 feet down the embankment into a concrete culvert.

Emergency crews rescued the driver. He suffered minor injuries in the wreck.

The accident occurred shortly after 1 p.m. Tuesday.

Powered by WorldNow

2211 ESE Loop 323
Tyler, TX 75701
Phone (903) 581-2211
Fax (903) 581-5769

Powered by WorldNow
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 WorldNow and KYTX. All Rights Reserved. Users of this site agree to the Terms of Service, Privacy Notice/Your California Privacy Rights, and Ad Choices.