Swerving 4-Wheeler Sends Trucker Plummeting Off Of Overpass
San Antonio, Texas – A truck driver miraculously walked away without a scratch after he says a swerving 4-wheeler and wet road conditions led to his semi plunging off of an overpass onto the roadway below.
It happened Sunday morning, April 7, around 8:00 a.m. at I-35 near Benton City Road.
The truck driver, Roderick Thomas, told local news outlet KENS 5, that a motorist swerved in front of him moments before his semi went plummeting off of the bridge.
“Man the good Lord was watching over me,” Thomas said. “I just came off the rail and held on for life and prayed and I’m still here.”
— News 4 San Antonio (@News4SA) April 7, 2019
No other vehicles were involved in the crash and no injuries were reported.
However, police say they are continuing to investigate the accident.