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Truck plunges 20 feet down embankment, driver rescued

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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.

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