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Runaway truck tires cause havoc on Mississippi interstate


A camera was rolling the moment that runaway tires bounced over the median and struck multiple vehicles in Mississippi on Monday.

The incident occurred on Monday evening on I-55 near Ridgeland.

WAPT reports that the truck that lost the tires was southbound on I-55 around 5:30 p.m. The tires bounced across the median into the northbound lanes, where they struck three vehicles.

One person suffered minor injuries from cuts from broken glass.

The truck driver later told police he didn’t know he lost the tires.

You can view the video below.

Tires pop loose on interstate

A 16 WAPT viewer caught a crash on camera caused by some tires that came off a truck trailer.

Posted by 16 WAPT News on Wednesday, October 9, 2019

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