Trucker Philip Seaton is locked in a battle with a Kentucky doctor whom it appears may be attempting to cover his tracks after amputating Seaton’s penis after finding cancer during a routine circumcision-type procedure to relieve inflammation — doing so without, apparently, telling Seaton he was doing it.
That’s all I’ll say, aside from that folks all around the web are having too much fun with this one — it ultimately seems more gruesome than all that, and a sad tale. Here’s hoping the truth will out. More on the story here and here.
I’m headed out to Dallas and the Great American Trucking Show within an hour; keep an eye on this blog and my Twitter feed for news and goings-on there.
Affected trucks include model year 2008-2018 Freightliner Cascadia and Western Star 4700, 4900, 5700 and 6900 trucks. DTNA says after hard brake applications, the brake light pressure switch may not activate the brake lights with the light application of the brake pedal.