‘Aren’t Any Words’ For Fiery Big Rig Crash That Left Semi Dangling Off Bridge
Floriston, CA – Police investigating a fiery big rig crash in California on Sunday afternoon were amazed by what they saw.
According to the California Highway Patrol (CHP), a tractor-trailer traveling eastbound on Interstate 80 collided with a bridge wall at approximately 3:12 p.m.
The accident caused the rig to quickly catch fire and left the tractor dangerously dangling from the overpass.
“Just when you think you have seen it all at Floriston,” CHP Tweeted. “Sometimes there aren’t even words.”
Just when you think you have seen it all at Floriston…
Sometimes there aren’t even words. It’s amazing no one got hurt!
Expect a significant slow down on I-80 eastbound at Floriston due to a truck which collided with the bridge wall and caught fire. pic.twitter.com/lyPaujlGxQ
— CHP Truckee (@CHP_Truckee) October 24, 2021
An image released from the scene conceals the name of the trucking company involved in the crash with a cartoon depiction of a fire truck.
Additionally, while CHP has not yet said what is believed to have caused the crash, the good news is no one was reported injured.
“It’s amazing no one got hurt!” CHP informed.