HFD rescue crews save man after truck plunges into Addicks Reservoir

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by KHOU.com staff

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Posted on May 11, 2013 at 5:49 PM

Updated Saturday, May 11 at 6:26 PM

HOUSTON - A man is in the hospital in stable condition after losing control of his truck and plunging into the Addicks Reservoir late Friday night.

The accident happened at about 11:30 p.m. when the strong thunderstorms were pushing through the Houston area.

The man said he lost control after hitting some standing water on State Highway 6 near Patterson. His truck landed upside down in the reservoir.

Luckily, rescue crews with the Houston Fire Department were able to get him out in time.

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