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Driver rescued after truck crashes into Lake Whalom


LUNENBURG, Mass. ( -- Rescue officials worked to free the driver of a truck that crashed into Lake Whalom Tuesday.

According to the Sentinel and Enterprise, the driver backed into another car so hard that he lost control of the vehicle, jumped a curb, broke through a fence and crashed into the lake.

When officers arrived, they jumped into the water and were able to pry the truck's door open and free the man.

The victim's name was not released. He was taken to HealthAlliance Hospital in Leominster.

The officers were not injured.