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(WSOC)

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Charlotte Fire Department officials said Tuesday that a mechanical failure caused a fire truck to overturn Sunday as firefighters were responding to a call.

This was the second fire truck accident from the same fire station in months.

The chief said a bolt came loose and shifted the wheel. When that happened there was no steering power to turn it.

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