Truck crashes into the River Des Peres in south St. Louis

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ST. LOUIS, MO (KPLR) - A truck crashed into the River Des Peres Wednesday morning.

Police say the driver lost control of the vehicle near the intersection of River City Blvd. and Tennessee. It went over the guard rail and into the river.

The 31-year-old driver was able to escape with minor injuries. Emergency responders arrived at the scene to help the man.