Runaway Dump Truck Crashes Into Vineyard Haven Harbor

A runaway dump truck careered down a street in Vineyard Haven, Massachusetts, and crashed into the harbor on September 19 after its brakes failed.

This video, from the travel guide company Go Martha’s Vineyard, shows the truck coming through a junction before crashing into the water, narrowly missing a boat.

The driver told the MV Times he tried the emergency brake after the brakes failed, but this did not work. The Times said the driver appeared uninjured. Credit: GOMV.com via Storyful

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