A chain-reaction crash sent a tractor trailer skidding into a parking lot full of cars in New York on Monday afternoon.
The crash happened on November 9th at around 1 p.m. in Bridgehampton, New York.
According to Patch news, 27-year-old Shahab Fadavi-Akhavan was traveling along Montauk Highway near Corrigan’s Automotive when a car in front of him suddenly stopped, forcing Fadavi-Akhavan to slam on the brakes.
A pickup traveling behind Fadavi-Akhavan then rear ended Fadavi-Akhavan’s vehicle, pushing him into oncoming westbound traffic directly into the path of a semi truck driven by 30-year-old truck driver Ernest Dimatteo.
The semi truck and car collided, sending the big rig skidding off of the roadway and into a nearby parking lot, where it crashed into 13 parked cars.
Luckily, Fadavi-Akhavan suffered only minor injuries, and no other injuries have been reported.
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