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Man says he flipped truck to avoid crash after brakes fail

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A man said his truck flipped over after trying to avoid a crash in Huntington.

The driver said his brakes failed while driving on 25th street into oncoming traffic in Huntington around 5 p.m.

He said he turned his truck into an embankment and it flipped over landing on its side.

The man suffered minor injuries to his hand, but was able to climb out the window by himself.

Huntington fire and police responded to the crash.

The street was blocked for about an hour until the truck could be towed away.