Motorists save themselves from submerged truck near Nelson

The two occupants are safe on the side of the river. PHOTO/file
The two occupants are safe on the side of the river. PHOTO/file

Two people clambered out of their truck after it plunged into a river west of Nelson.

Police were called to the incident in Appleby at 5.17pm and are still at the scene.

The two occupants are safe on the side of Waimea River.

Police, Fire and St John attended the incident.

- NZ Herald

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