Truck driver partially submerged in crash

May 23, 2008 4:58:14 AM PDT
A tractor-trailer driver lost control of his rig this morning, becoming partially submerged in water. The accident happened around 5:30 along Thorntown Road in Port Penn, Delaware.

After veering off the road the truck overturned, trapping the driver for a half hour in water while rescue crews extricated him.

The driver suffered from hypothermia and a broken arm, and taken to an area hospital.

The truck was hauling produce.