By CBSDFW.com Staff

DENTON, Texas (CBSDFW.COM) – A driver is in good condition after a rescue following a crash involving an 18-wheeler in Denton, according to the city’s fire department.

The crash happened just before 4:30 p.m. Wednesday near East University Drive and Geesling Road and required a “heavy rescue extrication.”

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The fire department said the driver of the pickup was trapped for over 30 minutes but was able to be taken out of the vehicle successfully.

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Further details on the crash were not immediately released.

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The road in the area will be closed as cleanup continues.

CBSDFW.com Staff