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There was open water on the St. Croix River south of the railroad swing bridge when this photo was taken from a hot-air balloon on Feb. 6. A Bayport, Minn., man's truck went through the ice just north of the bridge early Saturday morning, Feb. 13.

Man pulled to safety after truck plunged into river


A spokesperson at the Washington County Sheriff's Office said Monday morning that the name of the driver whose truck fell through ice on the St. Croix River at Hudson won't be released until Tuesday.

The spokesperson said the sheriff's employee in charge of new releases to the public was off President's Day.

The truck went through ice just north of the railroad swing bridge at about 3 a.m. Saturday.

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