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Man injured when pickup goes into Schuylkill River

Published On: Dec 24 2013 07:28:28 PM EST   Updated On: Dec 10 2013 12:14:10 PM EST

Man injured when truck hits river


Rescue teams removed a driver from a partially submerged pickup truck in Pottstown, Montgomery Co., Monday night.

It happened just before 11 p.m. Monday at Industrial HIghway and the Keim Street bridge over the Schuylkill River.

Officials say it's possible the man's truck slid on black ice, but the accident is under investigation.


We're told he was able to walk away from the crash with a minor injury.