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Video shows tanker truck swept up by floodwaters in New Mexico


Frightening video captured in New Mexico on Sunday evening shows a tanker truck caught up in raging flash floodwaters.

The video was captured on U.S. 70 in Ruidoso, New Mexico, on June 30 and shared by Instagram user therealfitfamelpaso.

The town of Ruidoso faced recent wildfires, which officials say contributed to the flooding over the weekend.

In the video, you can see the floodwaters jackknifing the tanker truck and then sweeping it along the roadway as several bystanders watch.

According to therealfitfamelpaso, the truck driver was okay.

Take a look at the video below.


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