Semi Truck runs off the road in Gallatin County

Posted by Amber Jenkins - email

WARSAW, KY (FOX19) -- A semi truck ran off the side of the road in Gallatin County Thursday afternoon, and a viewer was there to catch the action on the scene.

Around 3:00pm, Sheriff's Deputy Brandon Roberts was traveling on US 42 near the sunset Grill when he observed a telephone pole that was snapped in half.

When he looked down the hill, he saw a semi truck almost in the Ohio River. .

Emergency crews were called to the scene and they found the driver walking around the truck. he appeared to be ok.

A tow truck was called to the area and pulled the semi truck from over the embankment.

John Cain, a local viewer, was able to talk to fire crews and video tape the scene.

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