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SPOKANE, Wash. - Crews freed a Penske rental truck that became stuck under the railroad underpass at 2nd Avenue and Stevens Street on Thursday afternoon.

The driver drove the truck under the underpass around 3 p.m. It blocked the far left lane on Stevens Street for nearly an hour. To get the truck out from under the bridge, a crew flattened the truck's rear tires and used another truck to pull it out. They then replaced the flattened tires and drove it away.

The accident caused considerable damage to the truck's cargo box. It was dented and scraped on the top. Damage was also visible on the underside of the underpass.

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