Beer truck swerves to miss vehicle, plunges off of bridge onto r

Beer truck swerves to miss vehicle, plunges off of bridge onto roadway below

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The truck landed on Highway 58 below I-40. The truck landed on Highway 58 below I-40.

KINGSTON (WATE) - A truck driver got the fright of his life Thursday when his vehicle careened off an overpass and over a median, landing on the road below.

Kingston police say the driver of a truck hauling beer swerved to miss another vehicle while driving on I-40.

The truck went into the median and went airborne between two bridges, landing on Highway 58 below.

The truck driver was taken to a local hospital, but no other vehicles were involved.

The road was closed for several hours while crews cleared the scene.

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