Nov. 18, 2021 — First responders anticipated the worst as soon as they arrived at a shatter scene on I-5 in Washington mumble.
A tractor trailer rear-ended a 2015 Nissan Altima Tuesday afternoon on the Skagit River Bridge shut to Mount Vernon. The impact folded the automobile in half and left it flattened below the truck’s wheels.
“There isn’t any manner, no manner somebody survived that,” said peek Mike DeWitt, based totally on TV station KTRK.
But an officer got a surprise when he approached the shatter, mumble trooper Rocky Oliphant said.
“He walked up, he walked at some level of the automobile and he heard, ‘Encourage!’ and he said, ‘Oh my goodness,'” Oliphant said.
A tow truck lifted the entrance wheels of the tractor-trailer off the automobile and the 46-year-feeble lady who’d been riding crawled out of a plight where the passenger window feeble to be.
She walked away from the mangled automobile below her beget energy, KRTK reported
“There’s in actuality no longer a observe to characterize this collision,” Oliphant tweeted. “Miraculously believed to be minor accidents. The automobile changed into as soon as struck from in the support of, folded the automobile in half, and semi came to leisure on top of the automobile. In my 14-year occupation, I like by no manner seen one thing love it.”
The woman handiest had peril in her head and ribs, troopers said. The driver of the semi changed into as soon as cited for following too carefully.