A tractor trailer was crushed beneath a tree after clipping its branches in Texas on Sunday morning.
The accident happened on September 23rd in Beaumont, Texas.
According to 12 News Now, a semi truck was driving along Avenue A between Easy Street and Irma Street, just north of Lamar University when it clipped the branches of a tree, pulling the entire tree down on top of the trailer and breaking it in half.
The incident shut down Avenue A until around 1:00 p.m. as Beaumont Fire-Rescue removed the tree and wrecked semi truck from the roadway.
Avenue A between Easy Street and Irma Street, a neighborhood just north of Lamar University, was closed after the incident. https://t.co/vS9Wrhfprw
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