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Woman Rescued After Pickup Got Stuck In Tree Tops

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Woman Rescued After Pickup Got Stuck In Tree Tops

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Woman Rescued After Pickup Got Stuck In Tree Tops

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Dana Bowser was driving on an icy road north of Pittsburgh, Pa. Her car plunged into a ravine. There's no telling what might have happened, except that her pickup truck never struck the ground. The truck landed in tree tops 30 feet high.

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Good morning. I'm Steve Inskeep.

A Pennsylvania driver had the luck you normally see in cartoons. Dana Bowser was driving on an icy road north of Pittsburgh. Her car plunged into a ravine. There's no telling what might have happened, except that her pickup truck never struck the ground. The truck landed in tree tops 30 feet high. Rescue workers helped her down. For some reason, police gave her traffic ticket for driving too fast, instead of commending her on her parking.

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