Video: Ohio trooper narrowly avoids speeding truck
As the trooper was assisting a driver change a tire, a U-Haul truck driver drove off the road and hit his cruiser
The Columbus Dispatch, Ohio
CLEVELAND — An Ohio State Highway Patrol trooper narrowly avoided injury recently in an incident on the Ohio Turnpike.
As the trooper was assisting a driver change a tire, a U-Haul truck driver drove off the road and hit his cruiser. Pieces flew off the cruiser as the trooper leapt over a barrier to safety.
Here's the dramatic video of the incident:
JUST RELEASED: Dash-cam footage of trooper’s cruiser being struck. The trooper was changing a tire on a disabled vehicle on the Ohio Turnpike, when a U-haul truck went off the roadway striking his cruiser. Always remember to #moveover for the flashing lights! It's the law! pic.twitter.com/GaAEMAtqVk— Ohio State Patrol (@OSHP) September 9, 2019
It appears that no one was injured.
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