A truck driver leaps for his life in a crash in Fort Payne. Fort Payne Police say a transfer truck pulling a flatbed trailer lost control while traveling down the mountain on Wallace Avenue. The driver said that he saw a brick wall at the bottom, and went off the road to the right, going through a yard. The driver then leapt from the out of control truck without being injured. The truck continued for several feet and struck a power pole. Police are still investigating the crash.