Oil truck rolls into south Richmond creek after brakes fail - NBC12.com - Richmond, VA News

Oil truck rolls into south Richmond creek after brakes fail

Posted: Updated:
RICHMOND, VA (WWBT) -

A truck in south Richmond rolls into a creek bed after the brakes went out.

The Woodfin truck was parked in a driveway in the 4200 block of Hickory Road, between Riverside and Cherokee roads. The driver said after he parked the oil truck, he heard a pop. The truck then rolled forward into the creek.

The truck was carrying about 1800 gallons of home heating oil. Crews say none of the oil leaked out.

No one was injured in the accident.

Copyright 2014 WWBT NBC12.All rights reserved

Powered by WorldNow