Brake Failure Leads to Truck and Trailer Going into Lake

Well, the boat made it into Weiss Lake, but unfortunately it didn’t end there.

According to Cedar Bluff Police Chief Brody Moses – all of the trailer – and most of the truck wound up way more wet than expected when everything went into the water at about 6:00pm Sunday at the state docks on Highway 9.

The driver of the truck was luckily only shaken up, telling Chief Moses it was simply a matter of brake failure that led to the “swim”.

The Centre Fire Department and the Cherokee County Sheriff’s Office also responded to the scene,

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