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Motorist rescued after truck crashes into drainage ditch

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HORN LAKE, Miss. (FOX13) -

According to a witness, a female driver in a pick-up truck had to be rescued after accidentally crashing into a drainage ditch filled with icy water Tuesday afternoon in Horn Lake, Miss.

The accident happened on Goodman road and Highway 51.

The witness said the driver thought she had put her pick-up truck into reverse but had it in drive. The pick-up truck went over a curb, down a hill, and crashed into the drainage ditch, which was iced over.

The witness told FOX13 News the female motorist was taken to an area hospital for treatment.

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