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Storm sends truck off overpass, strands drivers

Thursday, Jan 30, 2014 - 00:48

Jan. 30 - Snow wreaks havoc on roads throughout the U.S., sending a truck careening off an overpass and causing collisions in Minnesota. Deborah Gembara reports.

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The impact of fierce winter storms could be seen on highways throughout the U.S., and in this instance off an overpass in Iowa. The back end (of the semi tractor trailer) is suspended over a road - it's contents spilled below. The driver's condition is unknown at this time. Snow and freezing temperatures also wreaked havoc in the South - bringing Atlanta to a standstill. Many chose to abandon their cars instead of taking their chances on ice covered roads. Perhaps, in an effort to avoid scenes such as these --- in Minnesota where drivers struggled to maintain control, sliding and careening all over the highway. Parts of the Midwest have reported record snowfalls, and many are bracing ahead of a new snowstorm's arrival.

Storm sends truck off overpass, strands drivers

Thursday, Jan 30, 2014 - 00:48

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