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Tractor-trailor carrying over 2,000 pigs crashes

Tuesday, December 22, 2015 - 00:33

Crews clear piglets off a North Carolina interstate after the tractor-trailer carrying them overturns. Jillian Kitchener reports.

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These piglets were brought to safety in North Carolina, after the tractor-trailer which was carrying them crashed onto a highway. It's unclear which caused the truck -- aptly-named "Pork Chop" -- to overturn on Interstate 40 just outside of Raleigh. Officials say it was carrying over 2,000 pigs... only a few of which were killed or injured in the crash. Officials say the driver was not seriously hurt. And the pigs themselves were rounded up as crews cleared the scene.

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Tractor-trailor carrying over 2,000 pigs crashes

Tuesday, December 22, 2015 - 00:33