LUNENBURG (CBS) – Dive teams managed to rescue a driver whose truck plunged into Lake Whalom in Lunenburg on Tuesday morning.
Officials say the driver, who has not been identified, was backing out of a parking spot when the truck hit a parked car, crashed through a fence and wound up in the water.READ MORE: 'It Was My Dream': Bill Shields Retires After 41 Years At WBZ
The truck sank, but rescuers managed to pull the driver from the submerged vehicle. He was conscious when he was pulled from the water.READ MORE: COVID Vaccine Booster Shots Ready To Go For Those Eligible In Massachusetts
The victim was taken to UMass Memorial Medical Center in Worcester. There is no word on the driver’s condition.MORE NEWS: Fourth Stimulus Check: Is Another Relief Payment Coming?
A crane eventually removed the truck from the water.