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Truck in Water off of River's Drive North

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 A truck has driven into the water off of River's Drive North between 6th Street North and 9th Street North in Great Falls.

 KFBB spoke with the driver at the scene, who did not want to be immediately identified and can only be described as a middle aged male, and who said that a white, four-door sedan he was traveling westbound behind slammed on it's breaks to turn into the dog park. In an effort to avoid collision, he veered down the embankment and into the Missouri River. The sedan reportedly did not stop to help and left the scene of the accident. 

At this time, there are no reported injuries and the driver was hoping to leave in his car once it was extracted, via tow truck, from the water. 

Great Falls Fire Rescue responded to the scene and has closed off River Drive North for the next few hours between 9th Street North at the bridge and 7th Street North for Hazmat clean-up. 

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