A driver slipped and fell from his truck's foot plate, breaking the hose, and landing on the brass valve connected to the semi's airbrakes. The nozzle pierced his left buttocks and began blowing him up, literally.
Many drivers will spend Christmas at truck stops and many will eat Christmas dinner at a restaurant.
American Giants is an episode produced by British media about the trucking industry across the world. It was narrated by recording legend John Peel, who was a popular radio host on BBC Radio 1.
Truck drivers save the day!