Port St. Lucie police pull truck from canal

Port St. Lucie police pull truck from canal

Police jumped into action after a man accidentally drove his truck into a canal in Port St. Lucie.

PSLPD went to Oak Hammock park boat ramp for a fully submerged car/trailer.

PSLPD went to Oak Hammock park boat ramp for a fully submerged car/trailer. An elderly male thought his vehicle was in drive but it was in reverse. The vehicle and boat backed into the water at the c-24 canal. No injuries reported.

Posted by Port St. Lucie Police Department on Wednesday, December 5, 2018

Officers say an elderly man was at a boat ramp at Oak Hammock Park.

He thought his vehicle was in drive, but it was actually in reverse, and he accidentally backed his truck and boat into the water.

Police responded and towed the fully submerged truck and boat out of the water.

That driver wasn’t hurt.