Crews rescue driver, truck stuck in pond in south Louisville

Crews rescue driver, truck stuck in pond in south Louisville
Crews have been called to rescue a vehicle and driver stuck in a pond just south of the Buechel neighborhood Tuesday night. (Source: J.T. Yuodis - Twitter)

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WAVE) - A man was rescued after his pickup truck ended up in a pond just south of the Buechel neighborhood Tuesday night.

Jefferson County Fire responded to reports of a vehicle stuck in a pond on the 6200 block of Global Distribution Way around 9 p.m.

Once they arrived, they found a pickup truck stuck in the pond. The driver was rescued and taken to University of Louisville Hospital to be treated for back pain and possible hypothermia, according to Jefferson County Fire spokesman Jordan Yuodis. He is expected to be OK.

The cause of the crash remains under investigation.

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