District of North Vancouver firefighters used the Jaws of Life to chop a North Vancouver lady out of her truck Wednesday afternoon after it went over an embankment off Mt. Seymour Parkway and right into a yard close to the intersection with Dollarton Freeway.
Cpl. Richard De Jong, spokesman for the North Vancouver RCMP, stated the 1997 black Chevrolet Tahoe went about three metres down an embankment simply earlier than 2:30 p.m., coming to a cease in a yard.
Firefighters used the Jaws of Life to free the 61-year-old feminine driver, who was taken to hospital with minor accidents.
The girl instructed police that her brakes had failed.
The truck will now endure a mechanical inspection, stated De Jong, including the incident continues to be underneath investigation.