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Firefighters rescue man who drove truck off Pacifica cliff

Wednesday, January 22, 2014
Pacifica cliff rescue

Pacifica police believe a man was drunk when drove his truck off a cliff Tuesday afternoon.

His pickup landed on the hillside below Manor Drive.

Firefighters repelled down to the truck. The driver complained of head, back, and neck pain.

A highway patrol helicopter hoisted the driver from the cliff. Paramedics on the ground then transported the victim to a hospital.

Officers cited him for DUI after he was treated for minor injuries at a hospital.

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