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Watch as a trucker makes a tight turn while hauling a 170 foot wind turbine blade


A truck driver’s skills are put to the test as he is tasked with navigating through a close intersection with a massive wind turbine blade.

The video was captured in Wyoming and shared by local news outlet WyoNews on September 20.

In the video, you can watch as the truck driver, accompanied by several pilot vehicle, manages to maneuver the 170 foot wind turbine blade through the turn.

The video has been viewed more than 130,000 times by social media users who are impressed by the skill and professionalism of the truck driver.

Take a look below to see what viewers had to say:

  • “Great job. Truck drivers rock!!! Now if we could get more sensible people driving more defensively around them we’d have a lot less accidents.”
  • “Keep in mind the rear of the trailer steers, important to have a good rear steer man.”
  • “That’s an easy turn. Been through some really tight ones where you have to take the sidewalks, back up a time or 2 and then some.”
  • “A truly professionally trained driver!!”
  • “That’s a good driver.”
  • “Wow, God Bless You In All Your Travels With That Thing!!!”
  • “Whoaa.. like a BOSS !!”
  • “Takes a special driver for these!!”
  • “No shortcuts today!!!!!!”
  • “That boy knows his business!!”

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