Dinwiddie Truck And Boat Recovery

Fully submerged truck, boat and trailer in Dinwiddie

August 24, 2019 - 11:50 am

Dinwiddie Fire & EMS and Dinwiddie Emergency Management


Dinwiddie, County, VA _  Dinwiddie County Fire & EMS and Dinwidde Emergency Management crews had to retrieve a truck, a boat, and a trailer from the water off Chesdin Lake Road Friday evening just after 6:00 p.m.  They issued the following statement on Facebook:

"At 1812 hrs last night county fire units were dispatched to the Public Boat Landing on Chesdin Lake Road for the report of a vehicle in the water. Upon arrival crews found an unoccupied pick up truck and boat trailer completely submerged at the boat ramp. Working with a local tow company crews recovered the truck, trailer and boat and removed all debris from the water. No injuries were reported.

Responding units were Engine 4, Brush 2 , Boat 2, Support 4 & 2, U100, DSO and VSP."

There was no word on how the truck, boat, and trailer ended up fully submerged in the water.