Wrong way pickup collides with semi truck in disturbing video

The pickup driver has been charged with DUI.

Wrong Way Pickup

A motorist captured video of a pickup driver’s terrifying wrong way trip down an Illinois interstate that ended with a collision with a semi truck.

The video was captured around 8:20 a.m. on Saturday, June 1, on eastbound I-74 at mile marker 20.

After several close calls, the pickup driver traveling west in the eastbound lanes finally collided with a semi truck. Police say that after the crash, the semi truck swerved into the median and caught fire.

Both the semi truck driver and the pickup driver suffered only minor injuries.

The pickup driver has been charged with DUI, according to Quad Cities Online.

You can view video of the incident below.

Posted by Larry Stone on Sunday, June 2, 2019
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