We spoke with him right after his rescue.
"What were you thinking to yourself right after that happened?" we asked him.
"I was just hoping the trailer didn't flip over the tractor," he answered. "I didn't want anything hitting me in the head."
it's just another example of why driving in high water isn't a good idea. Once water totally covers an area, even up close it's nearly impossible to tell where the road ends and a ditch begins.
Another trucker drove that point home later in the day when he became stuck in the exact same place.
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