Pickup truck meets Watertown Applebees

Applebees hit by truck

WATERTOWN, N.Y. (WWNY) - A Watertown restaurant had a close encounter with a pickup truck Thursday morning.

The manager of Applebees on Arsenal Street says they heard a noise and saw that a pickup had jumped the curb and hit the building.

City codes was called in and said the restaurant could remain open with just that part of the dining room closed pending repairs.

Codes officials say the damage looks worse than it really is.

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