Terrifying Video Shows 18-Wheeler Sliding Towards First Responders

US 84 Crash

Authorities were on the scene of an accident on Highway 84 in Lubbock, Texas when an 18-wheeler came barreling towards them out of control.

Emergency officials were orginally responding to a two-vehicle accident on US 84 during the foggy morning hours. This minor accident turned significant as an 18-wheeler slammed their brakes, and attempted to weave through the accident. This caused the truck to roll on its side, crushing a pickup truck. Multiple other vehicles crashed into the back of the 18-wheeler. 

A trooper and an occupant in the pickup truck were injured, both are expected to survive according to ABC. 

A television news photographer from KCBD-TV captured the crash. 

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