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Dash cam video shows Ky. truck left hanging off bridge after crash

A Louisville firefighter was lowered to rescue the driver as the cab of her rig hung off the bridge after a crash

By Bill Carey
EMS1

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Dash cam footage from within the cab of a tractor-trailer, which was left dangling off a Kentucky bridge after a crash, was presented in court on May 15.

The footage from the March 1 crash on the Clark Memorial Bridge in Louisville shows 33-year-old Trevor Branham swerving his pickup to avoid hitting a stalled electric vehicle on the bridge. Branham then crashed into a Sysco semi-truck, driven by 26-year-old Sydney Thomas.

[RELATED: Video, photos: Dramatic rescue saves trucker hanging off Ky. bridge]

The Louisville Metro Police Department had earlier stated the crash involved four vehicles and that the driver of the semi-truck had to be rescued from the cab by Louisville Fire and Rescue, WHAS reported.

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