Truck backs into house in Boardman

BOARDMAN, Ohio (WKBN) — A man accidentally backed his truck into a building Wednesday when he says it accelerated out of control in reverse.

The man, driving a 2009 Chevrolet Silverado, said he was leaving his girlfriend’s house. When the truck accelerated, he could not get it out of reverse, trying to put the car in park, to no avail.

The truck traveled across two lawns and into the residential property at 5207 Southern Boulevard.

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