This Gruesome-Looking Truck Crash Isn’t What It Seems, Troopers Say

On I-80 in Nebraska earlier this week.

Jelly

The aftermath of a recent car hauler vs. semi truck crash looks downright gory, but Nebraska State troopers say that not everything is as it seems.

On August 18, the Nebraska State Patrol shared a Facebook post (that soon went viral) featuring photos of an apparently grisly truck crash — and the surprisingly sweet explanation for the red gunk covering the truck.

They write:

A crash between a car hauler and a truck carrying peanut butter and jelly makes for a gruesome-looking scene, but we promise nobody was hurt. That is just jelly. Lots of jelly. 

The jelly was reportedly strawberry. This happened today near Chappell on I-80.

Facebook users were delighted (and relieved) by the post and jokes ensued.

A crash between a car hauler and a truck carrying peanut butter and jelly makes for a gruesome-looking scene, but we…

Posted by Nebraska State Patrol on Sunday, August 18, 2019
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