Jared Koester with DFW Police Scanner
A water tanker overturned Tuesday afternoon in Fort Worth, trapping the driver inside. (Photo courtesy of Jared Koester with DFW Police Scanner)
A water tanker overturned into a ditch in Fort Worth, trapping the driver inside.
The tanker overturned near Silver Creek Road and Heron Drive just before 4 p.m. on Tuesday afternoon.
It took emergency crews two and a half hours to free the driver, they had to use a blow torch to cut him out of the tanker wreckage.
After the driver was free CareFlite transported the him to an area hospital.