Turkey shatters semi truck windshield, lives to gobble another day

That's one tough turkey.

Minnesota police say that a wayward turkey gave a trucker a fright near the city of Eagan on Wednesday.

The Eagan Police Department shared photos of the close call, which happened on I-35E.

Police said, “Close Call: A turkey flew through this semi’s windshield on 35E today. Driver of the truck and the turkey are ok. After removing the bird, the turkey went back into a wooded area like nothing happened.”

The truck driver was able to safely pull over and waived down a police officer to help following the bird strike.

Close Call: A turkey flew through this semi’s windshield on 35E today. Driver of the truck and the turkey are ok. After removing the bird, the turkey went back into a wooded area like nothing happened.

Posted by Eagan Police Department on Wednesday, April 1, 2020