A short Vine video captured the moment a pickup truck and trailer veered into a median and ramped over a guardrail into a creek in Michigan, according to the Lansing State Journal.
The driver, a 59-year-old Kentwood man, was transported to the hospital with serious injuries after the pickup he was driving veered into a median and launched over a guardrail into a creek, according to Ingham County Sheriff’s Sgt. Matthew Flint. The driver was extricated from the pickup, which was towing a utility trailer carrying a riding lawn mower.
A 67-year-old caroling tradition
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Apple pie has no place at Thanksgiving
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Turkeys are funny-looking and tasty, but can they fly?
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A short course on the history of Thanksgiving foods
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Old-school toys dominate holiday lists
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The gun-training class that teaches students to keep firearms under the bed, loaded
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