Truck plummets into Green River in Tukwila

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TUKWILA, Wash. - For the second time in less than two weeks, a vehicle has plummeted into the Green River in Tukwila.

 

On Dec. 28, two people were killed when their car careened off the road and went airborne over an embankment in the 6800 block of 180th Street.

 

On Monday, a man’s truck went into the river in the area of 42nd Ave South and South 122nd Street.

 

The driver was alone in the truck when it went into the river.

 

Police and fire personnel were able to get him out safely.

 

The driver was not hurt.

 

The cause of the crash is under investigation.